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created this group in relation to paper in PLoS Biology http://www.plosbiology.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pbio.1001127 that Carl Zimmer asked me about for an article he was working on for the New York Times http://www.nytimes.com/2011/08/30/science/30species.html. I also wrote a blog post about this article http://phylogenomics.blogspot.com/2011/08/bacteria-archaea-dont-get-no-respect.html.
The grand challenge of microbiology: to know better, protect, utilize and celebrate the unseen majority on our planet
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Papers on estimating/measuring the number of species of bacteria and archaea.