Articles | Volume 16, issue 23
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 15165–15184, 2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-16-15165-2016

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Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 15165–15184, 2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-16-15165-2016

Research article 08 Dec 2016

Research article | 08 Dec 2016

Fluorescent bioaerosol particle, molecular tracer, and fungal spore concentrations during dry and rainy periods in a semi-arid forest

Marie Ila Gosselin et al.

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