A phytosociological survey of the Corynephorus canescens (L.) Beauv. communities of Italy

  title={A phytosociological survey of the Corynephorus canescens (L.) Beauv. communities of Italy},
  author={Silvia Assini and Guillermo Mondino and Paolo Varese and Matteo Barcella and F. Bracco},
  journal={Plant Biosystems - An International Journal Dealing with all Aspects of Plant Biology},
  pages={64 - 78}
  • S. Assini, G. Mondino, +2 authors F. Bracco
  • Published 2013
  • Geography
  • Plant Biosystems - An International Journal Dealing with all Aspects of Plant Biology
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