Fine root biomass and dynamics in beech forests across a precipitation gradient – is optimal resource partitioning theory applicable to water-limited mature trees?
Article first published online: 26 JUL 2013
© 2013 The Authors. Journal of Ecology © 2013 British Ecological Society
Journal of Ecology
Volume 101, Issue 5, pages 1183–1200, September 2013
How to Cite
Hertel, D., Strecker, T., Müller-Haubold, H., Leuschner, C. (2013), Fine root biomass and dynamics in beech forests across a precipitation gradient – is optimal resource partitioning theory applicable to water-limited mature trees?. Journal of Ecology, 101: 1183–1200. doi: 10.1111/1365-2745.12124
- Issue published online: 30 AUG 2013
- Article first published online: 26 JUL 2013
- Manuscript Accepted: 3 JUN 2013
- Manuscript Received: 2 NOV 2012
- Ministry for Science and Culture of Lower Saxony
|jec12124-sup-0001-FigS1-S2_TableS1.doc||Word document||81K||Figure S1. Fine root biomass and fine root necromass in the organic layer and the upper 30 cm of the mineral soil in the 12 Fagus sylvatica stands.|
|jec12124-sup-0002-FigS1.EPS||image/eps||112K||Figure S2. Change in the ratio of root area index (RAI) and leaf area index (LAI) as a function of annual precipitation in the study year 2009 for the 12 Fagus sylvatica stands.|
|jec12124-sup-0003-FigS2.EPS||image/eps||27K||Table S1. Annual fine root production and turnover (organic layer and 0–20 cm of mineral soil) in the 12 Fagus sylvatica stands.|
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