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Comparative Plant Ecology: [Electronic Version]

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Series: Comparative Plant Ecology

By: JG Hodgson, JP Grime, R Hunt and K Thompson

includes 24-page booklet

Chapman & Hall

Floppy Disk | Dec 1995 | #39526 | ISBN: 0412633507
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Incorporates the principal data from Comparative Plant Ecology and The Abridged Comparative Plant Ecology, and thus consists of a collection of standardized autoecological information for the more common vascular species of the British flora. There are summaries for 281 species, and data on a further 221 key species. The disk comes with various formats for MS-DOS, Microsoft Excel, Lotus 1-2-3, and Mackintosh.


Explanation of tables: nomenclature; ordering of species. First group - ecological attributes: species; habitat range; soil pH; floristic diversity; distribution in N Europe; present status. Second group - attributes of the established phase: life history; established strategy; life form; canopy structure; canopy height; lateral spread; mycorrhizas; leaf phenology; flowering time and duration; polyploidy. Third group - attributes of the regenerative phase: regenerative strategies; seed bank; agency of dispersal; dispersule weight; dispersule shape; germination requirements; family.

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