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- Knight, Ian A., et al. Show all 8 Authors
- Biological invasions 2018 v.20 no.10 pp. 2739-2744
- Aclerdidae; Phragmites australis; abiotic stress; autumn; dieback; ecological invasion; marshes; phylogeography; river deltas; soil; storms; vegetation; Louisiana; Mississippi River
- ... Common reed, Phragmites australis (Cav.) Trin. Ex Steud., is the dominant emergent vegetation in the lower Mississippi River Delta (MRD), Louisiana, USA and is comprised primarily of introduced lineages of different phylogeographic origins. Dense stands of P. australis are important for protecting marsh soils from wave action and storm surges. In the Fall of 2016, while investigating symptoms of d ...