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Published: 10 December 2015

256 Pages


ISBN: 9780198757368

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Plant Functional Diversity

Organism traits, community structure, and ecosystem properties

Eric Garnier, Marie-Laure Navas, and Karl Grigulis

  • The first book to present the rationale for a trait-based approach to functional diversity in the context of comparative plant ecology
  • Addresses a number of highly debated questions in plant ecology, pertaining to plant responses to their environment, controls on plant community structure, ecosystem properties, and the services these deliver to human societies
  • Ideal graduate seminar course, written by three renowned researchers in the field

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