Marine Microbes

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The Marine Microbes Project will establish how Australia's marine microbial communities change over time in various locations and habitats. The consortium of researchers will investigate the microbial communities of seawater, sediment, sponges, seaweeds, corals and seagrasses utilising the extensive sequencing capability of Bioplatforms Australia and support from Australia's Integrated Marine Observing System (IMOS).

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Acknowledging the consortium

When using Marine Microbes Project data, please acknowledge the Consortium and Bioplatforms Australia support using the following wording:

"We would like to acknowledge the contribution of the Marine Microbes Project consortium ( in the generation of data used in this publication. The Marine Microbes Project is supported by funding from Bioplatforms Australia through the Australian Government National Collaborative Research Infrastructure Strategy (NCRIS)."