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- Barry, Kathryn E., et al. Show all 17 Authors
- Ecosphere 2018 v.9 no.5 pp. e02226
- biocenosis; field experimentation; habitats; mycorrhizae; mycorrhizal fungi; plant competition; soil biota; species diversity; trees
- ... The widely observed positive relationship between plant diversity and ecosystem functioning is thought to be substantially driven by complementary resource use of plant species. Recent work suggests that biotic interactions among plants and between plants and soil organisms drive key aspects of resource use complementarity. Here, we provide a conceptual framework for integrating positive biotic in ...