Ancestral xerophobia: a hypothesis on the whole plant ecophysiology of early angiosperms

Taylor Feild, David Chatelet, Timothy Brodribb

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Today, angiosperms are fundamental players in the diversity and biogeochemical functioning of the planet. Yet despite the omnipresence of angiosperms in today s ecosystems, the basic evolutionary understanding of how the earliest angiosperms functioned remains unknown.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)237 - 264
Number of pages28
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2009
Externally publishedYes

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