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ABOVE-GROUND BIOMASS [1 record]

Record 1 2009-06-12

English

Subject field(s)
  • Plant Biology
  • Ecology (General)
DEF

All living biomass above the soil including stem, stump, branches, bark, seeds and foliage.

Key term(s)
  • above ground biomass
  • aboveground biomass
  • aboveground phytomass

French

Domaine(s)
  • Biologie végétale
  • Écologie (Généralités)
CONT

Les biomasses sont exprimées en matière sèche pour les racines, tiges, feuilles et fruits (avec graines). Elles sont pesées séparément pour mesurer la biomasse épigée (tiges+ feuilles + fruits), hypogée (racines) et la biomasse totale (tiges + feuilles+ fruits + racines) de chaque individu.

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Biología vegetal
  • Ecología (Generalidades)
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