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By Frank S. Gilliam,Mark R. Roberts

targeting the oft-overlooked herbaceous layer of japanese forests, this quantity combines views from varied degrees of organic association (ecophysiology to ecosystems) and woodland varieties (from the japanese boreal wooded area to southeastern pine forests) right into a synthesis of our wisdom of the ecology of this significant wooded area layer. this can be the 1st ebook of its style to synthesize info pertaining to herbaceous layer constitution, composition, and dynamics of quite a few woodland surroundings varieties in jap North the USA. With over 1,200 references pointed out within the 14 chapters, this booklet represents the main complete assessment of literature at the ecology of the herbaceous layer.

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