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2000

Luminescence-based microbial marker systems and their application in microbial ecology

Prosser, J. I., Palomares, A. J., Karp, M. & Hill, P. J., Feb 2000, Tracking Genetically Engineered Microorganisms: Biotechnology Intelligence Unit 2. Jansson, J. K., van Elsas, J. D. & Bailey, M. J. (eds.). Austin, Texas, USA: Landes Bioscience, p. 69-85

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Modeling soil carbon dynamics in tropical ecosystems

Smith, P., Falloon, P., Coleman, K., Smith, J. U., Piccolo, M. C., Cerri, C., Bernoux, M., Jenkinson, D. S., Ingram, J., Szabo, J. & Pasztor, L., 2000, Global Climate Change and Tropical Ecosystems. Lal, R., Kimble, J. M. & Stewart, B. A. (eds.). CRC Press, p. 341-364 24 p. (Advances in Soil Sciences).

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TERICA Working Group 8. Policy conflicts:solving one problem creates another: ecosystem and multi-sectorial perspectives

Smith, P., Bolton, S., Coleman, K., Ingram, J. & Sutton, M., 2000, Terrestrial Ecosystems Research in Europe : sucesses, challenges and policy. Sutton, M. A., Moreno, J. M., van der Putten, W. H. & Struwe, S. (eds.). Brussels, Belgium: EU-Directorate General for Research, p. 94-100

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The MAGEC Project: A Regional-Scale Tool For Examining The Effects of Global Change On Agro-Ecosystems

Smith, P., Whitmore, A. P., Wechsung, F., Donatelli, M., Coleman, K., Yin, X., Cramer, W., Smith, J. U. & Agostini, F., 2000, Terrestrial Ecosystems Research Europe: successes, challenges and policy. Sutton, M. A., Moreno, J. M., van der Putten, W. H. & Struwe, S. (eds.). Brussels, Belgium: EU-Directorate General for Research, p. 182-183

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2001

Biodiversity in Monocultures: The Sitka spruce stump

Woodward, S., 2001, In: Proceedings of the 10th International Union of Forest Research Organisations Conference on Root and Butt Rot (eds. Laflamme,G.;Bérubé, J.), Quebec. In: Proceedings of the 10th International Union of Forest Research Organisations Conference on Root and Butt Rot (eds. Laflamme,G.;Bérubé, J.), Quebec, p. 47-54 7 p.

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Carbon Mitigation Options in Agriculture: Improving our Estimates for Kyoto

Smith, P., Falloon, P. D., Powlson, D. S. & Smith, J. U., 2001, In: Sustainable Management of Soil Organic Matter (ed. Rees,R. M.;Ball,B. C.;Campbell,C. D.;Watson,C. A.) CABI, Wallingford, UK. In: Sustainable Management of Soil Organic Matter (ed. Rees,R. M.;Ball,B. C.;Campbell,C. D.;Watson,C. A.) CABI, Wallingford, UK, p. 324-329 5 p.

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Development and hatching in cephalopod eggs: A model system for partitioning environmental and genetic effects on development

Boyle, P. R., Noble, L. R., Emery, A., Craig, S., Black, K. D. & Overnell, J., 2001, In: Animal Developmental Biology (eds. Atkinson,D.;Thorndyke,M.) BIOS Scientific Publishers Ltd. In: Animal Developmental Biology (eds. Atkinson,D.;Thorndyke,M.) BIOS Scientific Publishers Ltd

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Dispersal, intraspecific competition, kin competition, and kin facilitation: A review of the empirical evidence

Lambin, X., Aars, J. & Piertney, S. B., 2001, Dispersal. Clobert, J., Danchin, E., Dhondt, A. A. & Nichols, J. D. (eds.). Oxford University Press

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Influence of environmental factors on the ontogeny of the immune system in turbot

Secombes, C. J., 2001, In: Animal Developmental Ecology (ed. Thorndyke,M.), Bios, Oxford. In: Animal Developmental Ecology (ed. Thorndyke,M.), Bios, Oxford

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Risk assessment, fitness and field release of a transgenic entomopathogenic nematode

Wilson, M. J., Hashmi, S. & Gaugler, R., 2001, Proceedings of NATO Advanced Research Workshop, Enhancing Biocontrol Agents and Handling Risks (eds. Gressel,J.;Vurro,M.) IOS Press. Proceedings of NATO Advanced Research Workshop, Enhancing Biocontrol Agents and Handling Risks (eds. Gressel,J.;Vurro,M.) IOS Press, p. 177-187 10 p.

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Sink capacity of European ecosystems, its variability, and options to protect and to enhance carbon sinks

Schulze, D. & Smith, P., 2001, In: The carbon sink: Absorption capacity of the European terrestrial biosphere (eds. Shultze,D.;Dolman,A. J.;Jarvis,P.;Valentini,R.;Smith,P.;Ciais,P.;Grace,J.;Linder,S.;Bruning,C.), European Commission, DG-Research, EUR 19883. In: The carbon sink: Absorption capacity of the European terrestrial biosphere (eds. Shultze,D.;Dolman,A. J.;Jarvis,P.;Valentini,R.;Smith,P.;Ciais,P.;Grace,J.;Linder,S.;Bruning,C.), European Commission, DG-Research, EUR 19883, p. 6-15 9 p.

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Soil Organic Matter Modelling

Smith, P., 2001, In: Encyclopaedia of Soil Science (ed. Lal,R.) Marcel Dekker Inc., NY.. In: Encyclopaedia of Soil Science (ed. Lal,R.) Marcel Dekker Inc., NY.

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24 Citations (Scopus)

Soil Organic Matter Network (SOMNET): 2001 Model and Experimental Metadata

Smith, P., Falloon, P. D., Smith, J. U. & Pwlson, D. S., 2001, GCTE Report 7 (2nd Edition), GCTE Focus 3 Office, Wallingford, Oxon. GCTE Report 7 (2nd Edition), GCTE Focus 3 Office, Wallingford, Oxon, p. 1-224 223 p.

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SOM sustainability and agricultural management : predictions at the regional level

Falloon, P. D., Smith, P., Smith, J. U., Szabo, J., Coleman, K. & Marshall, S., 2001, Sustainable Management of Soil Organic Matter . Rees, R. M., Ball, B., Watson, C. & Campbell, C. (eds.). Wallingford, UK: CABI International, p. 54-59 5 p.

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The carbon sink: Absorption caoacity of the European terrestrial biosphere

Schulze, D., Dolman, A. J., Jarvis, P., Valentini, R., Smith, P., Ciais, P., Grace, J. & Linder, S., 2001, European Commission, DG-Research, EUR 19883. European Commission, DG-Research, EUR 19883, p. 1-26 25 p.

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The Extent of, and Causes for, the Decline of a Highly Threatened Naiad: Margaritifera margaritifera

Young, M. R., Cosgrove, P. J. & Hastie, L., 2001, In: Ecology and Evolutionary Biology of the Freshwater Mussels Unionoidea (eds. Bauer,G.;Wachtler, K.), Springer Verlag, Berlin. In: Ecology and Evolutionary Biology of the Freshwater Mussels Unionoidea (eds. Bauer,G.;Wachtler, K.), Springer Verlag, Berlin, p. 337-357 20 p.

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Tropical forest management and wildlife: a mechanistic approach for predicting some effects of logging and other silvicultural treatments

Putz, F. E., Sirot, L. K. & Pinard, M. A., 2001, In: The Cutting Edge: Conserving Wildlife in Logged Tropical Forests (eds. Fimbel,R.;Grajal,A.;Robinson,J.), Columbia University Press, New York. In: The Cutting Edge: Conserving Wildlife in Logged Tropical Forests (eds. Fimbel,R.;Grajal,A.;Robinson,J.), Columbia University Press, New York

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What represents an ideal population profile for Margaritifera margaritifera?

Young, M. R., Hastie, L. & al-Mousawi, B., 2001, The Freshwater Mussel in Europe (ed. G. Bauer). The Freshwater Mussel in Europe (ed. G. Bauer)

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2002

Comparing estimates of regional C sequestration potential using GIS, dynamic SOM models, and simple relationships.

Falloon, P. D., Smith, P., Smith, J. U., Szabo, J., Coleman, K. & Marshall, S., 2002, In: Agricultural Practices and Policies for Carbon Sequestration in Soil (ed: Kimble,J. M.;Lal,R.;Follett,R. F.), Advances in Soil Science, Lewis Publishers, Boca Raton. In: Agricultural Practices and Policies for Carbon Sequestration in Soil (ed: Kimble,J. M.;Lal,R.;Follett,R. F.), Advances in Soil Science, Lewis Publishers, Boca Raton, p. 141-154 13 p.

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Effects of cultivation practice on carbon storage in arable soils and grassland

Smith, P., 2002, In: Greenhouse gas inventories for agriculture in the Nordic countries (eds. Petersen,S. O.;Olesen,J. E.) DIAS Report Plant Production no. 81, DIAS, Tjele, Denmark. In: Greenhouse gas inventories for agriculture in the Nordic countries (eds. Petersen,S. O.;Olesen,J. E.) DIAS Report Plant Production no. 81, DIAS, Tjele, Denmark, p. 64-69 5 p.

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Environmental valuation methods in rural resource management

Spash, C. L. & Carter, C., 2002, Nature and Agricultural Policy in the European Union International Library of Ecological Economics (eds. Brouwer,F.;van der Straaten,J.), Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd., Cheltenham, UK/Northampton, MA, USA. Nature and Agricultural Policy in the European Union International Library of Ecological Economics (eds. Brouwer,F.;van der Straaten,J.), Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd., Cheltenham, UK/Northampton, MA, USA, p. 88-114 26 p.

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Forest dynamics and regeneration

Burslem, D. F. R. P. & Swaine, M. D., 2002, In: Foundations of Tropical Forest Biology (eds. Chazdon,R. L.;Whitmore,T. C.), University of Chicago Press. In: Foundations of Tropical Forest Biology (eds. Chazdon,R. L.;Whitmore,T. C.), University of Chicago Press, p. 577-583 6 p.

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Habitat Management for Natterer's Bat. Myotis nattereri

Racey, P. A., Smith, P. G. & Smith, P. G., 2002, The Bat Conservation Trust for Mammals Trust UK. The Bat Conservation Trust for Mammals Trust UK, p. 1-14 13 p.

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Insects of the Cairngorms

Young, M. R. & Watt, K. R., 2002, In: The Ecology, Land use and Conservation of the Cairngorms (ed. Gimingham,C.), Packard Publishing, Cambridge. In: The Ecology, Land use and Conservation of the Cairngorms (ed. Gimingham,C.), Packard Publishing, Cambridge, p. 54-65 11 p.

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Lecythidaceae

Pinard, M. A., 2002, Tree Flora of Sabah and Sarawak. Volume 4. Forest Research Institute, Malaysia. Tree Flora of Sabah and Sarawak. Volume 4. Forest Research Institute, Malaysia, p. 101-128 27 p.

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Low temperature short duration steaming as a sustainable method of soil disinfection

Van Loenen, M. C. A., Turbett, Y., Mullins, C., Wilson, M. J., Feilden, N., Seel, W. E. & Leifert, C., 2002, UK Organic Research 2002: Proceedings of the COR Conference (eds. Powell et al.). UK Organic Research 2002: Proceedings of the COR Conference (eds. Powell et al.), p. 211-214 3 p.

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Population Cycles: inferences from experimental, Modeling, and time seris approaches

Lambin, X., Krebs, C. J. & Moss, R. YN. G., 2002, In: Population Cycles: The Case for trophic interactions (ed. Berryman,A. A.) Oxford University Press, Oxford. In: Population Cycles: The Case for trophic interactions (ed. Berryman,A. A.) Oxford University Press, Oxford, p. 155-176 21 p.

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Soil and the environment: Role of soil in models for climate change

Smith, P., 2002, In: Encyclopaedia of Soils in the Environment (ed. Hillel,D.;Rosenzweig,C.;Powlson,D.;Scow,K.;Singer,M.;Sparks,D.) Academic Press, London. In: Encyclopaedia of Soils in the Environment (ed. Hillel,D.;Rosenzweig,C.;Powlson,D.;Scow,K.;Singer,M.;Sparks,D.) Academic Press, London

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Statocysts and statocyst control of motor pathways in crayfish and crabs

Fraser, P. J. & Takahata, M., 2002, Crustacean Experimental Systems in Neurobiology. Wiese, K. (ed.). Berlin: Springer-Verlag, p. 89-108 20 p.

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The Ecology and Evolution of Lepidopteran defences against bats

Rydell, J. & Young, M. R., 2002, In: The Moths and Butterflies of Great Britain and Ireland (eds. Emmet,A. M.;Langmaid,J. R.) 4(I), Harley Books, Colchester, Essex. In: The Moths and Butterflies of Great Britain and Ireland (eds. Emmet,A. M.;Langmaid,J. R.) 4(I), Harley Books, Colchester, Essex, p. 11-41 30 p.

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The influence of selection pressures on species diversity, functional gene diversity and activity of ammonia oxidising bacteria

Prosser, J. I., Embley, T. M. & Webster, G., 2002, Genes in the Environment: 15th Special Symposium of the British Ecological Society. Hails, R., Beringer, J. E. & Godfray, H. C. J. (eds.). Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press, p. 187-202 (Symposia of the British Ecological Society; no. 15).

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2003

Algorithms and applications for electronically-recorded holography

Dong, H. P., Khong, C., Player, M. A., Solan, M. & Watson, J., 2003, Sixth International Conference on Correlation Optics. Angelsky, O. V. (ed.). SPIE, Vol. 5477. p. 354-365 12 p. (Proceedings of SPIE).

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12 Citations (Scopus)

Caffeine as a molluscicide a step backwards?

Wilson, M. J., 2003, In: Slugs & Snails, Agricultural, Veterinary & Environmental Perspectives: Proceedings No. 80, BCPC Publications. In: Slugs & Snails, Agricultural, Veterinary & Environmental Perspectives: Proceedings No. 80, BCPC Publications, p. 243-248 5 p.

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Fish cytokine genes

Secombes, C. J., Zou, J. & Collet, B., 2003, Aquatic Genomics: Steps towards a great future. Shimizu, N., Aoki, T., Hirono, I. & Takashima, F. (eds.). Tokyo; London: SPRINGER-VERLAG TOKYO, 9 p.

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Forest science and the Bolfor experience: research in support of natural forest management in Bolivia

Putz, F. E., Pinard, M. A., Fredericksen, T. & Pena, M., 2003, Zarin, D. (ed.), Working Forests. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.. Zarin, D. (ed.), Working Forests. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.: Cambridge University Press

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Functional diversity and response to disturbance in lowland tropical rain forest on Kolombangara, Solomon Islands

Burslem, D. F. R. P. & Whitmore, T. C., 2003, In: Long term changes in composition and diversity as a result of natural and man made disturbances: case studies from the Guyana Shield, Africa, Borneo and Melanesia (ed. H. Ter Steege), Tropenbos International, Wageningen, The Netherlands. In: Long term changes in composition and diversity as a result of natural and man made disturbances: case studies from the Guyana Shield, Africa, Borneo and Melanesia (ed. H. Ter Steege), Tropenbos International, Wageningen, The Netherlands, p. 61-77 16 p.

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Heathlands, scrub and tundra habitats, bogs

Roelofs, J. & Woodin, S. J., 2003, In: Empirical Critical Loads for Nitrogen (eds. Acherman,B.;Bobbink,R.) Environmental Documentation 64 (Air), SAEFL, Berne. In: Empirical Critical Loads for Nitrogen (eds. Acherman,B.;Bobbink,R.) Environmental Documentation 64 (Air), SAEFL, Berne, p. 37-39 2 p.

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Macroalgal-induced changes on the distribution, composition and diversity of benthic macrofauna: implications for ecosystem functioning

Solan, M. & Ford, R., 2003, The Estuaries and Coasts of north-east Scotland.Raffaelli, D., Solan, M., Paterson, D., Buck, A.L. and Pomfret, J.R. (Eds.). Coastal Zone Topics 5: Proceedings of ECSA local meeting, Aberdeen, 2001. Estuarine and Coastal Sciences Association, U.K. The Estuaries and Coasts of north-east Scotland.Raffaelli, D., Solan, M., Paterson, D., Buck, A.L. and Pomfret, J.R. (Eds.). Coastal Zone Topics 5: Proceedings of ECSA local meeting, Aberdeen, 2001. Estuarine and Coastal Sciences Association, U.K, p. 77-87 10 p.

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Recent initiatives for the conservation of rare Zygaenidae (Lepidoptera) in Scotland.

Young, M. R., 2003, Proceedings of the 7th International Symposium on Zygaenidae (Lepidoptera) . Efitov, K. A., Tremewan, W. G. & Tarmann, G. M. (eds.). p. 284-292 8 p.

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The phylogeny of cytokines

Secombes, C. J. & Kaiser, P., 2003, In: The Cytokine Handbook (ed. Thomson,A. W.) Academic Press. In: The Cytokine Handbook (ed. Thomson,A. W.) Academic Press, p. 57-84 27 p.

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13 Citations (Scopus)
2004

Analysis of organic pollutants in environmental samples

Dawson, J. J. C., Maciel, H., Semple, K. T. & Paton, G. I., 2004, Soil and Environmental Analysis: Modern Instrumental Techniques, 3rd Edition, Revised and Expanded. Soil and Environmental Analysis: Modern Instrumental Techniques, 3rd Edition, Revised and Expanded, p. 515-542 27 p.

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Controlling gaseous N emissions – what is achievable?

Harrison, R. & Baggs, E., 2004, Controlling nitrogen flows and losses.. Controlling nitrogen flows and losses., p. 594-599 5 p.

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Engineered biological sinks on land

Smith, P., 15 Mar 2004, The Global Carbon Cycle : Integrating humans, climate, and the natural world. Field, C. B. & Raupach, M. R. (eds.). Washington, DC, USA: Island Press, p. 479-491 (Scientific Committee on Problems of the Environment (SCOPE) Series; no. 62).

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Hormones: Anabolic Agents

Galbraith, H., 2004, Encyclopedia of Animal Science. Encyclopedia of Animal Science, p. 517-519 2 p.

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Inferring patterns and process in small mammal metapopulations: insights from ecological and genetic data

Lambin, X., Aars, J., Piertney, S. B. & Telfer, S., 2004, Ecology, genetics and evolution in metapopulations, (eds Hanski I & Gaggiotti O), Elsevier. Ecology, genetics and evolution in metapopulations, (eds Hanski I & Gaggiotti O), Elsevier, p. 515-540 25 p.

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21 Citations (Scopus)

Interactions between CO2 stabilization pathways and requirements for a sustainable earth system

Raupach, M. R., Canadell, J. P., Bakker, D. C. E., Ciais, P., Sanz, M. J., Fang, J. Y., Melillo, J. M., Lankao, P. R., Sathaye, J. A., Shultze, E. D., Smith, P. & Tschirley, J., 15 Mar 2004, The Global Carbon Cycle: Integrating humans, climate and the natural world. Field, C. B. & Raupach, M. R. (eds.). Washington DC, USA: Island Press, p. 131-162 (Scientific Committee on Problems of the Environment (SCOPE) Series; no. 62).

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Marine birds and climate fluctuation in the North Atlantic

Durant, J. M., Stenseth, N. C., Anker-Nilssen, T., Harris, M. P., Thompson, P. M. & Wanless, S., 2004, Marine Ecosystems and Climate Variation: The North Atlantic. Marine Ecosystems and Climate Variation: The North Atlantic, p. 95-105 10 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Natural disturbance in forest environments

Burslem, D. F. R. P., 2004, In: Encyclopaedia of Forest Sciences (eds J. Burley, J. Evans & J. Youngquist), Elsevier Science, Oxford, England. In: Encyclopaedia of Forest Sciences (eds J. Burley, J. Evans & J. Youngquist), Elsevier Science, Oxford, England, p. 80-85 5 p.

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Nematodes (Nematoda) parasitic in terrestrial gastropods

Morand, S., Wilson, M. J. & Glen, D. M., 2004, Natural Enemies of Terrestrial Molluscs (Ed. Barker, G.M.), CABI Publishing. Natural Enemies of Terrestrial Molluscs (Ed. Barker, G.M.), CABI Publishing, p. 525-557 32 p.

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Plant diversity in forests

Burslem, D. F. R. P., 2004, In: Encyclopaedia of Forest Sciences (eds J. Burley, J. Evans & J. Youngquist), Elsevier Science, Oxford, England. In: Encyclopaedia of Forest Sciences (eds J. Burley, J. Evans & J. Youngquist), Elsevier Science, Oxford, England, p. 40-44 4 p.

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