Australian New Crops Info 2016
Supported by the Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation

Listing of Interesting Plants of the World:

Kobresia myosuroides

 

 

This species is usually known as:

Kobresia myosuroides, Kobresia myosuroides subsp. bistaminata

 

This species has also been known as:

Kobresia myosuroides subsp. myosuroides

 

Common names:

Bellardi Bog Sedge, Bellardi's Bog Sedge, Pacific Kobresia

 

 

Trends (five databases) 1901-2013:
[Number of papers mentioning Kobresia myosuroides: 142]

 

 

Popularity of Kobresia myosuroides over time
[Left-hand Plot: Plot of numbers of papers mentioning Kobresia myosuroides (histogram and left hand axis scale of left-hand plot) and line of best fit, 1901 to 2013 (equation and % variation accounted for in box); Right-hand Plot: Plot of a proportional micro index, derived from numbers of papers mentioning Kobresia myosuroides as a proportion (scaled by multiplying by one million) of the approximate total number of papers available in databases for that year (frequency polygon and left-hand axis scale of right-hand plot) and line of best fit, 1901 to 2013 (equation and % variation accounted for in box)] 

[For larger charts showing the numbers of papers that have mentioned this species over years, select this link; there are links to come back from there]

 

Keywords

[Total number of keywords included in the papers that mentioned this species: 746]

 

nitrogen (8), Organic nitrogen (8), Amino acid (7), Colorado (7), Kobresia (7), kobresia myosuroides (7), Pollen (7), Arctic (6), Climate change (6), tundra (6), nutrient availability (5), alpine (4), Base cations (4), Carex (4), Chironomids (4), Macrofossils (4), nutrient uptake (4), alpine plants (3), Alpine tundra (3), Cyperaceae (3), ectomycorrhiza (3), microbial activity (3), mineralization (3), mountain <ARROW soils (3), Mycorrhiza (3), nitrate (3), Nitrification (3), Permafrost (3), Phytogeography (3), Rhizosphere (3), Snow (3), soil microorganisms (3), Acid buffering capacity (2), Acidification (2), Alpine ecosystem (2), Alpine grasslands (2), Aluminum (2), Amino acid uptake (2), amino acids (2), ammonium (2), Arabidopsis (2), Bioindicators (2), biomass (2), Black nitrogen (2), carbon (2), Carbon pool (2), carex rupestris (2), carex scopulorum (2), Cladocerans (2), Cold interstadial (2), Competition (2), Continentality (2), Critical loads (2), decomposition (2), Diatoms (2), Distribution patterns (2), diversity (2), Diversity response (2), Ecotone (2), Endemism (2), Eutrophication (2), Experimental warming (2), facilitation (2), fens (2), Fossil insects (2), Free amino acids (2), GCM (2), glutamic acid (2), Graminoid vegetation (2), grassland soils (2), Greenhouse gases (2), growth (2), Indicator species (2), Inorganic nitrogen (2), Internet resource (2), kinetics (2), Last Interglacial (2), Late Pleistocene interstadeDOWN> (2), Lateglacial aridity (2), light ATVs (2), military battlefields (2), Model (2), Molluscs (2), Mountain ecosystems (2), neogene (2), Nitrogen critical load (2), nitrogen cycling (2), Nitrogen deposition (2), nitrogen uptake (2), North East Siberia (2), Northern Norway (2), Northern tree line (2), Norway (2), nutrient cycling (2), ordination (2), Ostracods (2), palaeoecology (2), Palaeolimnology (2), paleoclimate (2), Paleoclimatic variability (2), Pinus uncinata (2), plant communities (2), Plant growth (2)…..

 

[If all keywords are not here (as indicated by .....), they can be accessed from this link; there are links to come back from there]

 

 

Most likely scope for crop use/product (%):
[Please note: When there are only a few papers mentioning a species, care should be taken with the interpretation of these crop use/product results; as well, a mention may relate to the use of a species, or the context in which it grows, rather than a product]

 

boundary (29.07), tannin (15.53), ornamental (14.58), forage (8.23), resin (4.99), nutraceutical (3.60), fruit (2.92), revegetation (2.46), medicinal (1.61), grain legume (1.13)…..

 

[To see the full list of crop use/product outcomes, from searching abstracts of the papers that have mentioned this species, select this link; details of the analysis process have also been included; there are links to come back from there]

 

 

Recent mentions of this species in the literature:
[since 2012, with links to abstracts; The references from 1901-2013 which have been used for the trend, keyword and crop use/product analyses below, are listed below these references]

 

Fernández-Pascual E, Jiménez-Alfaro B and Bueno Á (2017) Comparative seed germination traits in alpine and subalpine grasslands: higher elevations are associated with warmer germination temperatures. Plant Biology 19, 32-40. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/plb.12472

Barge EG, Cripps CL and Osmundson TW (2016) Systematics of the ectomycorrhizal genus Lactarius in the Rocky Mountain alpine zone. Mycologia 108, 414-440. http://www.mycologia.org/cgi/content/abstract/108/2/414

Bueno de Mesquita CP, King AJ, Schmidt SK, Farrer EC and Suding KN (2016) Incorporating biotic factors in species distribution modeling: are interactions with soil microbes important? Ecography 39, 970-980. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ecog.01797

Cutler NA, Bailey RM, Hickson KT, Streeter RT and Dugmore AJ (2016) Vegetation structure influences the retention of airfall tephra in a sub-Arctic landscape. Progress in Physical Geography 40, 661-675. http://ppg.sagepub.com/cgi/content/abstract/40/5/661

Emmerton CA, St. Louis VL, Humphreys ER, Gamon JA, Barker JD and Pastorello GZ (2016) Net ecosystem exchange of CO2 with rapidly changing high Arctic landscapes. Global Change Biology 22, 1185-1200. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/gcb.13064

Evangelista A, Frate L, Carranza ML, Attorre F, Pelino G and Stanisci A (2016) Changes in composition, ecology and structure of high-mountain vegetation: a re-visitation study over 42 years. AoB Plants 8, plw004-. http://aobpla.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/8/0/plw004

Gao Q and Yang ZL (2016) Diversity and distribution patterns of root-associated fungi on herbaceous plants in alpine meadows of southwestern China. Mycologia 108, 281-291. http://www.mycologia.org/cgi/content/abstract/108/2/281

Henkner J, Scholten T and Kühn P (2016) Soil organic carbon stocks in permafrost-affected soils in West Greenland. Geoderma 282, 147-159. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0016706116302695

Knowles JF, Blanken PD and Williams MW (2016) Wet meadow ecosystems contribute the majority of overwinter soil respiration from snow-scoured alpine tundra. Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences 121, 2015JG003081. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2015JG003081

Liu X, Lyu S, Zhou S and Bradshaw CJA (2016) Warming and fertilization alter the dilution effect of host diversity on disease severity. Ecology 97, 1680-1689. http://dx.doi.org/10.1890/15-1784.1

Mu, #x, ller M, Thiel C, Ku and hn P (2016) Holocene palaeosols and aeolian activities in the Umimmalissuaq valley, West Greenland. The Holocene 26, 1149-1161. http://hol.sagepub.com/cgi/content/abstract/26/7/1149

Seeber E, Miehe G, Hensen I, Yang Y and Wesche K (2016) Mixed reproduction strategy and polyploidy facilitate dominance of Kobresia pygmaea on the Tibetan Plateau. J Plant Ecol 9, 87-99. http://jpe.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/9/1/87

Sun X, Yu K, Shugart HH and Wang G (2016) Species richness loss after nutrient addition as affected by N:C ratios and phytohormone GA3 contents in an alpine meadow community. J Plant Ecol 9, 201-211. http://jpe.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/9/2/201

Yao Z, Zhao C, Yang K, Liu W, Li Y, You J and Xiao J (2016) Alpine grassland degradation in the Qilian Mountains, China — A case study in Damaying Grassland. CATENA 137, 494-500. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0341816215301211

Yuan X, Knelman JE, Gasarch E, Wang D, Nemergut DR and Seastedt TR (2016) Plant community and soil chemistry responses to long-term nitrogen inputs drive changes in alpine bacterial communities. Ecology 97, 1543-1554. http://dx.doi.org/10.1890/15-1160.1

Eberhardt U, Ronikier A, Schutz N and Beker HJ (2015) The genus Hebeloma in the alpine belt of the Carpathians including two new species. Mycologia 107, 1285-1303. http://www.mycologia.org/cgi/content/abstract/107/6/1285

Global Carex G (2015) Making Carex monophyletic (Cyperaceae, tribe Cariceae): a new broader circumscription. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 179, 1-42. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/boj.12298

Horsák M, Chytrý M, et al. (2015) European glacial relict snails and plants: environmental context of their modern refugial occurrence in southern Siberia. Boreas 44, 638-657. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/bor.12133

Hwang J, Zhao Q, Yang ZL, Wang Z and Townsend JP (2015) Solving the ecological puzzle of mycorrhizal associations using data from annotated collections and environmental samples – an example of saddle fungi. Environmental Microbiology Reports 7, 658-667. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1758-2229.12303

Ma S, Zhu X, et al. (2015) Warming decreased and grazing increased plant uptake of amino acids in an alpine meadow. Ecology and Evolution 5, 3995-4005. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ece3.1646

Pansu J, Giguet-Covex C, et al. (2015) Reconstructing long-term human impacts on plant communities: an ecological approach based on lake sediment DNA. Molecular Ecology 24, 1485-1498. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/mec.13136

Sproull GJ, Quigley MF, Sher A and González E (2015) Long-term changes in composition, diversity and distribution patterns in four herbaceous plant communities along an elevational gradient. Journal of Vegetation Science 26, 552-563. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jvs.12264

Starr JR, Janzen FH and Ford BA (2015) Three new, early diverging Carex (Cariceae, Cyperaceae) lineages from East and Southeast Asia with important evolutionary and biogeographic implications. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 88, 105-120. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1055790315000974

Zhang T, Wang G, Yang Y, Mao T and Chen X (2015) Non-growing season soil CO2 flux and its contribution to annual soil CO2 emissions in two typical grasslands in the permafrost region of the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau. European Journal of Soil Biology 71, 45-52. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1164556315300327

Boczulak SA, Hawkins BJ and Roy R (2014) Temperature effects on nitrogen form uptake by seedling roots of three contrasting conifers. Tree Physiol 34, 513-523. http://treephys.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/34/5/513

Cutler NA, Chaput DL and van der Gast CJ (2014) Long-term changes in soil microbial communities during primary succession. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 69, 359-370. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S003807171300429X

Dray S, Choler P, Dolédec S, Peres-Neto PR, Thuiller W, Pavoine S and ter Braak CJF (2014) Combining the fourth-corner and the RLQ methods for assessing trait responses to environmental variation. Ecology 95, 14-21. http://dx.doi.org/10.1890/13-0196.1

Gazis R, Skaltsas D and Chaverri P (2014) Novel endophytic lineages of Tolypocladium provide new insights into the ecology and evolution of Cordyceps-like fungi. Mycologia 106, 1090-1105. http://www.mycologia.org/cgi/content/abstract/106/6/1090

Jiménez-Alfaro B, Marcenó C, Bueno Á, Gavilán R and Obeso JR (2014) Biogeographic deconstruction of alpine plant communities along altitudinal and topographic gradients. Journal of Vegetation Science 25, 160-171. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jvs.12060

Léveillé-Bourret É, Gilmour CN, Starr JR, Naczi RFC, Spalink D and Sytsma KJ (2014) Searching for the sister to sedges (Carex): resolving relationships in the Cariceae-Dulichieae-Scirpeae clade (Cyperaceae). Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 176, 1-21. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/boj.12193

Månsson KF, Olsson MO, Falkengren-Grerup U and Bengtsson G (2014) Soil moisture variations affect short-term plant-microbial competition for ammonium, glycine, and glutamate. Ecology and Evolution 4, 1061-1072. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ece3.1004

Nogués S, Aljazairi S, Arias C, Sánchez E and Aranjuelo I (2014) Two distinct plant respiratory physiotypes might exist which correspond to fast-growing and slow-growing species. Journal of Plant Physiology 171, 1157-1163. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0176161714000704

Perchlik M, Foster J and Tegeder M (2014) Different and overlapping functions of Arabidopsis LHT6 and AAP1 transporters in root amino acid uptake. J. Exp. Bot. 65, 5193-5204. http://jxb.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/65/18/5193

Seeber E, Winterfeld G, Hensen I, Sharbel TF, Durka W, Liu J, Yang Y-P and Wesche K (2014) Ploidy in the alpine sedge Kobresia pygmaea (Cyperaceae) and related species: combined application of chromosome counts, new microsatellite markers and flow cytometry. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 176, 22-35. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/boj.12189

Bigelow NH, Zazula GD and Atkinson DE (2013) PLANT MACROFOSSIL RECORDS | Arctic North America A2 - Elias, Scott A. In Encyclopedia of Quaternary Science (Second Edition) (Ed.^(Eds Mock CJ) pp. 746-759. (Elsevier: Amsterdam). http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B9780444536433002144

Birks HH (2013) PLANT MACROFOSSIL INTRODUCTION A2 - Elias, Scott A. In Encyclopedia of Quaternary Science (Second Edition) (Ed.^(Eds Mock CJ) pp. 593-612. (Elsevier: Amsterdam). http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B978044453643300203X

Homolová L, Malenovský Z, Clevers JGPW, García-Santos G and Schaepman ME (2013) Review of optical-based remote sensing for plant trait mapping. Ecological Complexity 15, 1-16. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1476945X13000524

Kienast F (2013) PLANT MACROFOSSIL RECORDS | Arctic Eurasia A2 - Elias, Scott A. In Encyclopedia of Quaternary Science (Second Edition) (Ed.^(Eds Mock CJ) pp. 733-745. (Elsevier: Amsterdam). http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B9780444536433002132

Kuzyakov Y and Xu X (2013) Competition between roots and microorganisms for nitrogen: mechanisms and ecological relevance. New Phytologist 198, 656-669. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/nph.12235

Marr KL, Allen GA, Hebda RJ and McCormick LJ (2013) Phylogeographical patterns in the widespread arctic–alpine plant Bistorta vivipara (Polygonaceae) with emphasis on western North America. Journal of Biogeography 40, 847-856. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jbi.12042

Spasojevic MJ, Bowman WD, Humphries HC, Seastedt TR and Suding KN (2013) Changes in alpine vegetation over 21 years: Are patterns across a heterogeneous landscape consistent with predictions? Ecosphere 4, 1-18. http://dx.doi.org/10.1890/ES13-00133.1

Wu J, Ma H, Xu X, Qiao N, Guo S, Liu F, Zhang D and Zhou L (2013) Mycorrhizas alter nitrogen acquisition by the terrestrial orchid Cymbidium goeringii. Ann. Bot. 111, 1181-1187. http://aob.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/111/6/1181

Yao F, Vik U, Brysting AK, Carlsen T, Halvorsen R and Kauserud H (2013) Substantial compositional turnover of fungal communities in an alpine ridge-to-snowbed gradient. Molecular Ecology 22, 5040-5052. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/mec.12437

Albert CH, de Bello F, Boulangeat I, Pellet G, Lavorel S and Thuiller W (2012) On the importance of intraspecific variability for the quantification of functional diversity. Oikos 121, 116-126. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1600-0706.2011.19672.x

Birks HH, Jones VJ, Brooks SJ, Birks HJB, Telford RJ, Juggins S and Peglar SM (2012) From cold to cool in northernmost Norway: Lateglacial and early Holocene multi-proxy environmental and climate reconstructions from Jansvatnet, Hammerfest. Quaternary Science Reviews 33, 100-120. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0277379111003568

Boulangeat I, Gravel D and Thuiller W (2012) Accounting for dispersal and biotic interactions to disentangle the drivers of species distributions and their abundances. Ecology Letters 15, 584-593. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1461-0248.2012.01772.x

Bowman WD, Murgel J, Blett T and Porter E (2012) Nitrogen critical loads for alpine vegetation and soils in Rocky Mountain National Park. Journal of Environmental Management 103, 165-171. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S030147971200120X

Christiansen CT, Svendsen SH, Schmidt NM and Michelsen A (2012) High arctic heath soil respiration and biogeochemical dynamics during summer and autumn freeze-in – effects of long-term enhanced water and nutrient supply. Global Change Biology 18, 3224-3236. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2486.2012.02770.x

Freppaz M, Williams MW, Seastedt T and Filippa G (2012) Response of soil organic and inorganic nutrients in alpine soils to a 16-year factorial snow and N-fertilization experiment, Colorado Front Range, USA. Applied Soil Ecology 62, 131-141. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0929139312001503

Glaser B, Benesch M, Dippold M and Zech W (2012) In situ 15N and 13C labelling of indigenous and plantation tree species in a tropical mountain forest (Munessa, Ethiopia) for subsequent litter and soil organic matter turnover studies. Organic Geochemistry 42, 1461-1469. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0146638011001677

Haghighi M (2012) The effect of humic and glutamic acids in nutrient solution on the N metabolism in lettuce. Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture, n/a-n/a. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jsfa.5718

JØRgensen T, Haile J, et al. (2012) A comparative study of ancient sedimentary DNA, pollen and macrofossils from permafrost sediments of northern Siberia reveals long-term vegetational stability. Molecular Ecology 21, 1989-2003. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-294X.2011.05287.x

Puşcaş M and Choler P (2012) A biogeographic delineation of the European Alpine System based on a cluster analysis of Carex curvula-dominated grasslands. Flora - Morphology, Distribution, Functional Ecology of Plants 207, 168-178. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0367253012000035

Taberlet P, Prud’Homme SM, et al. (2012) Soil sampling and isolation of extracellular DNA from large amount of starting material suitable for metabarcoding studies. Molecular Ecology 21, 1816-1820. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-294X.2011.05317.x

Tømmervik H, Johansen B, Høgda KA and Strann KB (2012) High-resolution satellite imagery for detection of tracks and vegetation damage caused by all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) in Northern Norway. Land Degradation & Development 23, 43-52. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ldr.1047

von Arx G, Archer SR and Hughes MK (2012) Long-term functional plasticity in plant hydraulic architecture in response to supplemental moisture. Ann. Bot. 109, 1091-1100. http://aob.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/109/6/1091

Winiarski KJ, McWilliams SR and Rockwell RF (2012) Rapid environmental degradation in a subarctic ecosystem influences resource use of a keystone avian herbivore. Journal of Animal Ecology 81, 1132-1142. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2656.2012.01981.x

 

 

References 1901-2013 (and links to abstracts):
[Number of papers mentioning Kobresia myosuroides: 142; Any undated papers have been included at the end]

 

Wu J, Ma H, Xu X, Qiao N, Guo S, Liu F, Zhang D and Zhou L (2013) Mycorrhizas alter nitrogen acquisition by the terrestrial orchid Cymbidium goeringii. Ann. Bot. 111, 1181-1187.  http://aob.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/111/6/1181

Albert CH, de Bello F, Boulangeat I, Pellet G, Lavorel S and Thuiller W (2012) On the importance of intraspecific variability for the quantification of functional diversity. Oikos 121, 116-126.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1600-0706.2011.19672.x

Birks HH, Jones VJ, Brooks SJ, Birks HJB, Telford RJ, Juggins S and Peglar SM (2012) From cold to cool in northernmost Norway: Lateglacial and early Holocene multi-proxy environmental and climate reconstructions from Jansvatnet, Hammerfest. Quaternary Science Reviews 33, 100-120.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0277379111003568

Boulangeat I, Gravel D and Thuiller W (2012) Accounting for dispersal and biotic interactions to disentangle the drivers of species distributions and their abundances. Ecology Letters 15, 584-593.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1461-0248.2012.01772.x

Bowman WD, Murgel J, Blett T and Porter E (2012) Nitrogen critical loads for alpine vegetation and soils in Rocky Mountain National Park. Journal of Environmental Management 103, 165-171.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S030147971200120X

Christiansen CT, Svendsen SH, Schmidt NM and Michelsen A (2012) High arctic heath soil respiration and biogeochemical dynamics during summer and autumn freeze-in – effects of long-term enhanced water and nutrient supply. Global Change Biology 18, 3224-3236.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2486.2012.02770.x

Glaser B, Benesch M, Dippold M and Zech W (2012) In situ 15N and 13C labelling of indigenous and plantation tree species in a tropical mountain forest (Munessa, Ethiopia) for subsequent litter and soil organic matter turnover studies. Organic Geochemistry 42, 1461-1469.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0146638011001677

Haghighi M (2012) The effect of humic and glutamic acids in nutrient solution on the N metabolism in lettuce. Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture, n/a-n/a.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jsfa.5718

JØRgensen T, Haile J, et al. (2012) A comparative study of ancient sedimentary DNA, pollen and macrofossils from permafrost sediments of northern Siberia reveals long-term vegetational stability. Molecular Ecology 21, 1989-2003.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-294X.2011.05287.x

Puşcaş M and Choler P (2012) A biogeographic delineation of the European Alpine System based on a cluster analysis of Carex curvula-dominated grasslands. Flora - Morphology, Distribution, Functional Ecology of Plants 207, 168-178.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0367253012000035

Taberlet P, Prud’Homme SM, et al. (2012) Soil sampling and isolation of extracellular DNA from large amount of starting material suitable for metabarcoding studies. Molecular Ecology 21, 1816-1820.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-294X.2011.05317.x

Tømmervik H, Johansen B, Høgda KA and Strann KB (2012) High-resolution satellite imagery for detection of tracks and vegetation damage caused by all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) in Northern Norway. Land Degradation & Development 23, 43-52.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ldr.1047

von Arx G, Archer SR and Hughes MK (2012) Long-term functional plasticity in plant hydraulic architecture in response to supplemental moisture. Ann. Bot. 109, 1091-1100.  http://aob.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/109/6/1091

Winiarski KJ, McWilliams SR and Rockwell RF (2012) Rapid environmental degradation in a subarctic ecosystem influences resource use of a keystone avian herbivore. Journal of Animal Ecology 81, 1132-1142.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2656.2012.01981.x

Albert CH, de Bello F, Boulangeat I, Pellet G, Lavorel S and Thuiller W (2011) On the importance of intraspecific variability for the quantification of functional diversity. Oikos, no-no.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1600-0706.2011.19672.x

Blinnikov MS, Gaglioti BV, Walker DA, Wooller MJ and Zazula GD (2011) Pleistocene graminoid-dominated ecosystems in the Arctic. Quaternary Science Reviews 30, 2906-2929.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S027737911100206X

Böcher J and Nachman G (2011) Coexistence of bisexual and unisexual populations of Nysius groenlandicus in the Zackenberg Valley, Northeast Greenland. Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata 140, 196-206.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1570-7458.2011.01153.x

Gärdenäs AI, Ågren GI, et al. (2011) Knowledge gaps in soil carbon and nitrogen interactions – From molecular to global scale. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 43, 702-717.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0038071710001380

Kienast F, Wetterich S, et al. (2011) Paleontological records indicate the occurrence of open woodlands in a dry inland climate at the present-day Arctic coast in western Beringia during the Last Interglacial. Quaternary Science Reviews 30, 2134-2159.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0277379110004348

Lieb AM, Darrouzet-Nardi A and Bowman WD (2011) Nitrogen deposition decreases acid buffering capacity of alpine soils in the southern Rocky Mountains. Geoderma 164, 220-224.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0016706111001820

Lozhkin AV and Anderson PM (2011) Forest or no forest: implications of the vegetation record for climatic stability in Western Beringia during Oxygen Isotope Stage 3. Quaternary Science Reviews 30, 2160-2181.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0277379110004543

Na L, Genxu W, Yan Y, Yongheng G and Guangsheng L (2011) Plant production, and carbon and nitrogen source pools, are strongly intensified by experimental warming in alpine ecosystems in the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 43, 942-953.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S003807171100023X

Svennerstam H, Jämtgård S, Ahmad I, Huss-Danell K, Näsholm T and Ganeteg U (2011) Transporters in Arabidopsis roots mediating uptake of amino acids at naturally occurring concentrations. New Phytologist 191, 459-467.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1469-8137.2011.03699.x

Zazula GD, Froese DG, Elias SA, Kuzmina S and Mathewes RW (2011) Early Wisconsinan (MIS 4) Arctic ground squirrel middens and a squirrel-eye-view of the mammoth-steppe. Quaternary Science Reviews 30, 2220-2237.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0277379110001289

Zhang Z and Sun J (2011) Palynological evidence for Neogene environmental change in the foreland basin of the southern Tianshan range, northwestern China. Global and Planetary Change 75, 56-66.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0921818110002304

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