Age structure and growth of Dracaena cinnabari populations on Socotra

@article{Adolt2003AgeSA,
  title={Age structure and growth of Dracaena cinnabari populations on Socotra},
  author={Radim Adolt and Jindřich Pavli{\vs}},
  journal={Trees},
  year={2003},
  volume={18},
  pages={43-53}
}
Unique Dracaena cinnabari woodlands on Socotra Island—relics of the Mio-Pliocene xerophile-sclerophyllous southern Tethys Flora—were examined in detail, especially with regard to their age structure. Detailed statistical analyses of sets of 50 trees at four localities were performed in order to define a model reflecting relationships between specific growth habit and actual age. The problematic nature of determining the age of an individual tree or specific populations of D. cinnabari is… 

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