Articles | Volume 16, issue 4
Biogeosciences, 16, 847–862, 2019
Biogeosciences, 16, 847–862, 2019
Research article
20 Feb 2019
Research article | 20 Feb 2019

Tropical tree height and crown allometries for the Barro Colorado Nature Monument, Panama: a comparison of alternative hierarchical models incorporating interspecific variation in relation to life history traits

Isabel Martínez Cano et al.

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