Influence of soil fertility on the distribution of tree species in a deciduous forest in the Triângulo Mineiro region of Brazil


Dry semideciduous and deciduous forests occur only on calcium-rich soils and occupy almost 20% of the 200 million ha of the cerrado region of central Brazil. Other savanna physiognomies of woodlands and grasslands, and gallery forests generally occur on acid soils with low calcium levels. The literature on phytosociological aspects of such cerrado… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11258-006-9240-2


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