Growth, Physiological, and Photosynthetic Responses of Xanthoceras sorbifolium Bunge Seedlings Under Various Degrees of Salinity

Front Plant Sci. 2021 Sep 27;12:730737. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2021.730737. eCollection 2021. ABSTRACT Xanthoceras sorbifolium Bunge is priced for its medical and energetic values. The species also plays a key role in… Read more

Phosphorus-Use Efficiency Modified by Complementary Effects of P Supply Intensity With Limited Root Growth Space

Front Plant Sci. 2021 Sep 27;12:728527. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2021.728527. eCollection 2021. ABSTRACT Space availability and the maintenance of adequate phosphorus (P) supply in the root zone are essential for achieving high… Read more

Advances in Research on the Mechanism of Heterosis in Plants

Front Plant Sci. 2021 Sep 27;12:745726. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2021.745726. eCollection 2021. ABSTRACT Heterosis is a common biological phenomenon in nature. It substantially contributes to the biomass yield and grain yield of… Read more

Community species diversity mediates the trade-off between aboveground and belowground biomass for grasses and forbs in degraded alpine meadow, Tibetan Plateau

Ecol Evol. 2021 Aug 29;11(19):13259-13267. doi: 10.1002/ece3.8048. eCollection 2021 Oct. ABSTRACT Although many empirical experiments have shown that increasing degradation results in lower aboveground biomass (AGB), our knowledge of the… Read more

Allometric scaling of biomass with nitrogen and phosphorus above- and below-ground in herbaceous plants varies along water-salinity gradients

AoB Plants. 2021 Jun 9;13(4):plab030. doi: 10.1093/aobpla/plab030. eCollection 2021 Aug. ABSTRACT Biomass allocation affects the ability of plants to acquire resources and nutrients; a limited allocation of nutrients, such as… Read more

Genomic Selection in Sugarcane: Current Status and Future Prospects

Front Plant Sci. 2021 Sep 27;12:708233. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2021.708233. eCollection 2021. ABSTRACT Sugarcane is a C4 and agro-industry-based crop with a high potential for biomass production. It serves as raw material… Read more

Age is not just a number-Mathematical model suggests senescence affects how fish populations respond to different fishing regimes

Ecol Evol. 2021 Sep 7;11(19):13363-13378. doi: 10.1002/ece3.8058. eCollection 2021 Oct. ABSTRACT Senescence is often described as an age-dependent increase in natural mortality (known as actuarial senescence) and an age-dependent decrease… Read more

Proton-pumping pyrophosphatase homeolog expression is a dynamic trait in bread wheat (Triticum aestivum)

Plant Direct. 2021 Oct 7;5(10):e354. doi: 10.1002/pld3.354. eCollection 2021 Oct. ABSTRACT Proton-pumping pyrophosphatases (H+-PPases) have been shown to enhance biomass and yield. However, to date, there has been little work… Read more

Addressing regional relationships between white-tailed deer densities and land classes

Ecol Evol. 2021 Aug 31;11(19):13570-13578. doi: 10.1002/ece3.8084. eCollection 2021 Oct. ABSTRACT White-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) populations have recovered to about 30 million animals in the United States, but land cover… Read more

The effects of released pheasants on invertebrate populations in and around woodland release sites

Ecol Evol. 2021 Sep 14;11(19):13559-13569. doi: 10.1002/ece3.8083. eCollection 2021 Oct. ABSTRACT The release of gamebirds for recreational shooting exerts a series of effects on the ecosystems into which they are… Read more