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How do two Lupinus species respond to temperature along an altitudinal gradient in the Venezuelan Andes?
(Revista Chilena de Historia Natural 81: 335-343, 2008)
Temperature determines plant formations and species distribution along altitudinal gradients. Plants in the tropical high Andes, through different physiological and morphological characteristics, respond to freezing night ...
Functional characterisitcs of the arborescent genus Polylepis along a latitudinal gradient in the high Andes
(Interciencia 32(10): 663-668, 2007-09)
Polylepis is a genus restricted to the Andean Mountain Range, naturally occurring above the upper continuous forest limit. The purpose of this work was to integrate and compare functional characteristics in terms of water ...
Global change effects on the vegetation of tropical high mountains and savannas
(Tiessen, H., Brklacich, M., Breulmann, G. and Menezes, R. (Eds). Communicating global change science to society. An assessment and case studies. SCOPE 68. Island Press, Washington, pp. 165-169, 2007)