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Craine, J.M., and P.B. Reich. 2005. Leaf-level light compensation points are lower in shade-tolerant woody seedlings: evidence from a synthesis of 115 species. New Phytologist 166: 710-713.
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Tjoelker, M.G., J.M. Craine, D. Wedin, P.B. Reich, and D. Tilman. 2005. Linking leaf and root trait syndromes among 39 grassland and savannah species. New Phytologist 167:493-508.