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Volume 7, issue 3
Biogeosciences, 7, 1117–1132, 2010
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Biogeosciences, 7, 1117–1132, 2010
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26 Mar 2010

Effects of grazing on leaf traits and ecosystem functioning in Inner Mongolia grasslands: scaling from species to community

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