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The effect of burning and insect herbivory on seed production of two prairie forbs
Author(s): M. A. Davis, K. M. Lemon, A. M. Dybvig
Journal Link: http://www.sdstate.edu/nrm/organizations/gpnss/tpn/
Article Topic(s): Disturbance,Seed increase,Seed collecting
Research Setting(s): Prairie
Species Referenced: Ratibida pinnata (Grayhead coneflower),
AbstractEvaluates the effects of burning and insect herbivory on seed production of Ratibida pinnata and Monarda fistulosa. Burning and herbivory increased seed production in R. pinnata but decreased it in M. fistulosa.
Suggested CitationM. A. Davis, K. M. Lemon, and A. M. Dybvig. "The effect of burning and insect herbivory on seed production of two prairie forbs." Prairie Naturalist 19.2 (1987): 93-100.
Article LinksISSN: 0091-0376