Light rings in Chinese pine (Pinus tabulaeformis) in semiarid areas of north China and their palaeo-climatological potential
Article first published online: 16 JUN 2006
Volume 171, Issue 4, pages 783–791, September 2006
How to Cite
Liang, E. and Eckstein, D. (2006), Light rings in Chinese pine (Pinus tabulaeformis) in semiarid areas of north China and their palaeo-climatological potential. New Phytologist, 171: 783–791. doi: 10.1111/j.1469-8137.2006.01775.x
- Issue published online: 16 JUN 2006
- Article first published online: 16 JUN 2006
- Received: 5 March 2006 Accepted: 3 April 2006
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