Seasonal patterns of carbohydrate storage in four tropical tree species

@article{Newell2002SeasonalPO,
  title={Seasonal patterns of carbohydrate storage in four tropical tree species},
  author={Elizabeth A. Newell and Stephen S. Mulkey and Joseph S. Wright},
  journal={Oecologia},
  year={2002},
  volume={131},
  pages={333-342}
}
We examined the seasonal variation in total non-structural carbohydrate (TNC) concentrations in branch, trunk, and root tissues of Anacardiumexcelsum, Lueheaseemannii, Cecropialongipes, and Ureracaracasana growing in a seasonally dry forest in Panama. Our main goals were: (1) to determine the main sites of carbohydrate storage, and (2) to determine if seasonal patterns of carbohydrate storage are related to seasonal asynchronies in carbon supply and demand. We expected asynchronies to be… 

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