Plant Diversity     2017 39 (05):  273-286    ISSN: 2096-2703:  CN: 53-1233

Soil seed banks along elevational gradients in tropical, subtropical and subalpine forests in Yunnan Province, southwest China
Xiaqin Luoa,b, Min Caoa, Min Zhanga, Xiaoyang Songa,b, Jieqiong Lia, Akihiro Nakamuraa, Roger Kitchingc
a Key Laboratory of Tropical Forest Ecology, Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 666303, Yunnan, China;
b University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, 100049, Beijing, China;
c Griffith School of Environment and Environmental Futures Research Institute, Griffith University, Nathan QLD 4111, Brisbane, Australia
Received 2017-03-03  Revised 2017-10-12  Online 2017-10-25
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