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Seed Dispersal

Known as: Seed Dispersals, Dispersals, Seed, Dispersal, Seed 
The various physical methods which include wind, insects, animals, tension, and water, by which a plant scatters its seeds away from the parent plant… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Frugivores are highly variable in their contribution to fruit removal in plant populations. However, data are lacking on species… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The dispersal unit of wild wheat bears two pronounced awns that balance the unit as it falls. We discovered that the awns are… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Theories of tropical tree diversity emphasize dispersal limitation as a potential mechanism for separating species in space and… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
  • J. Ghazoul
  • Biological reviews of the Cambridge Philosophical…
  • 2005
  • Corpus ID: 12804660
The ecological significance of spacing among plants in contributing to the maintenance of species richness, particularly in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Habitat fragmentation threatens biodiversity by disrupting dispersal. The mechanisms and consequences of this disruption are… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
SummaryInteractions between a large community of vertebrate frugivore-granivores (including 7 species of large canopy birds, 19… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Many tree species that depend on scatter-hoarding animals for seed dispersal produce massive crops of large seeds at irregular… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The fruit, which mediates the maturation and dispersal of seeds, is a complex structure unique to flowering plants. Seed… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
A fundamental goal of plant population ecology is to understand the consequences for plant fitness of seed dispersal by animals… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
A fuel injector which has check valve that is hydraulically controlled by a control fluid. A volume of fuel is pressurized within… Expand
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