"International journal." Description based on: First issue; title from PDF caption (publisher's Web site, viewed Apr. 14, 2008). Latest issue consulted: V. 50, no. 3, published Mar. 26, 2008 (publisher's Web site, viewed Apr. 14, 2008).
AME serves as a worldwide forum for scientific communications on all aspects of aquatic microbial dynamics. In particular, the journal covers research on viruses, prokaryotes and eukaryotes - both planktonic and benthic, autotrophic and heterotrophic - in marine, limnetic and brackish habitats.