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Volume 6, issue 12
Biogeosciences, 6, 2809–2827, 2009
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Special issue: Biogeochemistry and function of Amazon Forest

Biogeosciences, 6, 2809–2827, 2009
© Author(s) 2009. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

  03 Dec 2009

03 Dec 2009

Fine root dynamics for forests on contrasting soils in the Colombian Amazon

E. M. Jiménez et al.
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