Keeping up with the tiny world: Protozoa in pitcher plants!

Keeping up with the tiny world: Protozoa in pitcher plants!

Oh stability and diversity, one day we’ll figure you out.  This recent study by Miller and terHost looked at bacteria, ciliates, protozoa and rotifers in our Lab’s study organism’s cousins: pitcher plants.  Top-down and bottom up forces seem to be switching roles shaping communities as succession takes place. Once agaian, the only constant trend is change!

 

 

 

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