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Xylem potential- and water content-breakpoints in two wetland forbs: indicators of drought resistance in emergent hydrophytes
Author(s): B. W. Touchette and A. R. Frank
Journal: Aquatic Biology
Article Topic(s): Morphology, Stress, Water
Research Setting(s): Wetland
Species Referenced: Saururus cernuus (Lizard's tail),
AbstractEvaluates physiological adaptations to drought in Saururus cernuus, a wetland species. This information may provide useful information on habitat tolerances and irrigation requirements for this species.
Suggested CitationB. W. Touchette and A. R. Frank. "Xylem potential- and water content-breakpoints in two wetland forbs: indicators of drought resistance in emergent hydrophytes." Aquatic Biology 6.1-3 (2009): 67-75.