Phenology of fleshy fruits in a wet sclerophyll forest in southeastern Australia: are birds an important influence?

@article{French1992PhenologyOF,
  title={Phenology of fleshy fruits in a wet sclerophyll forest in southeastern Australia: are birds an important influence?},
  author={Kristine O. French},
  journal={Oecologia},
  year={1992},
  volume={90},
  pages={366-373}
}
The hypothesis that seasonality in the production of fleshy fruits in temperate regions is the result of selection by avian seed dispersal agents or avian seed predators was tested in a temperate wet sclerophyll forest in south-eastern Australia. I determined whether ten common fleshy-fruited species produced fruits when potential avian seed dispersers were… CONTINUE READING