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Is diversity of mycorrhizal fungi important for ecosystem functioning?

Leake, J. R., Johnson, D., Donnelly, D. P., Boddy, L. & Read, D. J., 2005, Biological Diversity and Function in Soils. Biological Diversity and Function in Soils, p. 216-235 19 p.

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Microsatellite markers distinguish genets of Heterobasidion annosum in a severely infected Sitka spruce stand in north east Scotland.

Bodles, W. J. A., Woodward, S., Beckett, E., Haramburu, E., Keca, N., Zamponi, L. & Capretti, P., 2005, Proceedings of the 11th IUFRO Conference on Root and Butt Rots, Poznan, Poland, 15-22 August 2004.. Proceedings of the 11th IUFRO Conference on Root and Butt Rots, Poznan, Poland, 15-22 August 2004., p. 83-89 6 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Modeling infection and spread of Heterobasidion annosum in coniferous forests in Europe.

Thor, M., Möykkynen, T., Pratt, J. E., Pukkala, T., Rönnberg, J., Shaw, C. G., Stenlid, J., Ståhl, G. & Woodward, S., 2005, Systems Analysis in Forest Resources: Proceedings of the 2003 Symposium. Systems Analysis in Forest Resources: Proceedings of the 2003 Symposium, p. 105-111 6 p.

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Modelling H. annosum: validating MOHIEF with real-time data from a species-susceptibility trial in Britain.

Moseley, D. G., Woodward, S., Pukkala, T., Thorpe, K., Pratt, J. E. & Tracey, D., 2005, Proceedings of the 11th IUFRO Conference on Root and Butt Rots, Poznan, Poland, 15-22 August 2004.. Proceedings of the 11th IUFRO Conference on Root and Butt Rots, Poznan, Poland, 15-22 August 2004., p. 485-493 8 p.

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MOHIEF: Modelling Heterobasidion infection in European forests.

Woodward, S., Pratt, J. E., Pukkala, T., Spanos, K., Nicolotti, G., Cech, T., Stenlid, J., Marçais, B., Lakomy, P. & Shaw, C. G., 2005, Proceedings of the 11th IUFRO Conference on Root and Butt Rots, Poznan, Poland, 15-22 August 2004.. Proceedings of the 11th IUFRO Conference on Root and Butt Rots, Poznan, Poland, 15-22 August 2004., p. 475-484 9 p.

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Mycorrhizas and ecosystem processes in tropical rain forest: implications for diversity

Alexander, I. J. & Lee, S. S., 2005, Biotic Interactions in the Tropics (Eds D.Burslem ,M.Pinard & S.Hartley) Cambridge University Press. Biotic Interactions in the Tropics (Eds D.Burslem ,M.Pinard & S.Hartley) Cambridge University Press: Cambridge University Press, p. 165-203 38 p.

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Nitrification

Prosser, J. I., 2005, The Encyclopedia of Soils in the Environment. Hillel, D. & Hatfield, J. L. (eds.). Oxford: Elsevier, Vol. 3. p. 31-39

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Pasture productivity and utilisation

Omer, R. M., Hester, A., Gordon, I. J., Raffique, S. M. & Swaine, M. D., 2005, Livestock, Fodder, Pastures and People. An integrated study in the northern areas of Pakistan. Livestock, Fodder, Pastures and People. An integrated study in the northern areas of Pakistan, p. 23-33 10 p.

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RESROBS: Potential for exploiting resistance to Heterobasidion in spruce.

Woodward, S., Stenlid, J., Michelozzi, M., Solheim, H., Karlsson, B. & Tsopelas, P., 2005, Proceedings of the 11th IUFRO Conference on Root and Butt Rots, Poznan, Poland, 15-22 August 2004.. Proceedings of the 11th IUFRO Conference on Root and Butt Rots, Poznan, Poland, 15-22 August 2004., p. 209-219 10 p.

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Rhizosphere carbon flow: a driver of soil biodiversity

Standing, D. B., Rangel-Castro, J. I., Prosser, J. I., Meharg, A. A. & Killham, K. S., 26 Sep 2005, Biological Diversity and Function in Soils. Usher, M. B., Bardgett, R. D. & Hopkins, D. W. (eds.). Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press, p. 154-167 (Ecological Reviews).

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Roles of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi in carbon and nutrient cycling

Johnson, D., Leake, J. R. & Read, D. J., 2005, Fungi in the Environment. Fungi in the Environment

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Sustainable forest management for smallholder farmers in the Brazilian Amazon

D'Oliveira, M. V. N., Swaine, M. D., Burslem, D. F. R. P., Braz, E. M. & Araujo, H. J. B., 22 Jul 2005, Slash-and-Burn Agriculture: The Search for Alternatives. Palm, C., Vosti, S. A., Sanchez, P. A. & Ericksen, P. J. (eds.). New York, USA: Columbia University Press, p. 198-221 22 p.

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Trace Metal Speciation Investigation of Soil Humic Acids Isolated from New England Soils: A Capillary Electrophoresis-Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry (CE-ICP-MS) Study

Dua, A., Danku, J., Amarasiriwardena, D., Xing, B. & Barnes, R., 27 Feb 2005, Humic Substances: Molecular Details and Applications in Land and Water Conservation. Ghabbour, E. & Davies, G. (eds.). 1 ed. New York: Taylor & Francis, p. 229-242 14 p.

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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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20 Citations (Scopus)

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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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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1 Citation (Scopus)

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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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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Pollination failure in natural populations: implications for the conservation of rare plants

Wilcock, C. C., 2004, Embryology of Flowering Plants, vol 3 (ed. Batygina,T). Embryology of Flowering Plants, vol 3 (ed. Batygina,T)

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Rainbow trout liver proteome: dietary manipulation and protein metabolism

Martin, S. A. M., Vilhelmsson, O. T. & Houlihan, D. F. J., Apr 2004, Progress in Research on Energy and Protein Metabolism : EAAP Scientific. Souffrant, W. B. & Metges, C. C. (eds.). Purdue University Press, Vol. 109. p. 57-60 4 p. (FAO agricultural development paper. ; no. 109).

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Soil-atmosphere gas exchange in tropical agriculture: Contributions to climate change

Verchot, L. V., Mosier, A., Baggs, E. & Palm, C. A., 2004, Belowground Interactions in Tropical Agroecosystems: Concepts and Models with Multiple Plant Components.. Belowground Interactions in Tropical Agroecosystems: Concepts and Models with Multiple Plant Components., p. 209-225 16 p.

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2003
12 Citations (Scopus)

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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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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13 Citations (Scopus)

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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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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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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