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Title: Are Mojave Desert annual species equal? Resource acquisition and allocation for the invasive grass Bromus madritensis subsp. rubens (Poaceae) and two native species

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Journal Name:
American Journal of Botany
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Journal Name: American Journal of Botany Journal Volume: 90 Journal Issue: 7; Journal ID: ISSN 0002-9122
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Wiley Blackwell (John Wiley & Sons)
Country of Publication:
United States
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English

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DeFalco, Lesley A., Bryla, David R., Smith-Longozo, Vickie, and Nowak, Robert S. Are Mojave Desert annual species equal? Resource acquisition and allocation for the invasive grass Bromus madritensis subsp. rubens (Poaceae) and two native species. United States: N. p., 2003. Web. doi:10.3732/ajb.90.7.1045.
DeFalco, Lesley A., Bryla, David R., Smith-Longozo, Vickie, & Nowak, Robert S. Are Mojave Desert annual species equal? Resource acquisition and allocation for the invasive grass Bromus madritensis subsp. rubens (Poaceae) and two native species. United States. doi:10.3732/ajb.90.7.1045.
DeFalco, Lesley A., Bryla, David R., Smith-Longozo, Vickie, and Nowak, Robert S. Tue . "Are Mojave Desert annual species equal? Resource acquisition and allocation for the invasive grass Bromus madritensis subsp. rubens (Poaceae) and two native species". United States. doi:10.3732/ajb.90.7.1045.
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