Resource use efficiency and community effects of invasive Hypochaeris radicata (Asteraceae) during primary succession.

@article{Schoenfelder2010ResourceUE,
  title={Resource use efficiency and community effects of invasive Hypochaeris radicata (Asteraceae) during primary succession.},
  author={Anna C Schoenfelder and J. G. Bishop and Holly M. Martinson and William F. Fagan},
  journal={American journal of botany},
  year={2010},
  volume={97 11},
  pages={
          1772-9
        }
}
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