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Carbohydrate storage in five resprouting Florida scrub plants across a fire chronosequence

Author(s): J. M. Olano, E. S. Menges, E. Martinez

Year: 2006

Journal: New Phytologist
Volume: 170
Issue: 1
Pages: 99-105

Article Topic(s): Disturbance
Research Setting(s): Scrub

Species Referenced: Licania michauxii (Gopher-apple), Palafoxia feayi (Feay's palafox),


Evaluates differences in carbohydrate storage among five Florida scrub species under different fire return intervals. Carbohydrate concentrations were influenced by fire return interval and whether a species had specialized reserve organs.

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J. M. Olano, E. S. Menges, and E. Martinez. "Carbohydrate storage in five resprouting Florida scrub plants across a fire chronosequence." New Phytologist 170.1 (2006): 99-105.
Last Updated: 2015-02-26
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