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- Estell, Rick E., et al. Show all 4 Authors
- Biochemical systematics and ecology 2013 v.48 pp. 144
- Flourensia; canopy; gas chromatography; leaves; mass spectrometry; models; monoterpenoids; sesquiterpenoids; shrubs; volatile compounds
- ... We are using Flourensia cernua as a shrub model to study how terpenes affect livestock herbivory. Two experiments were conducted to examine distribution of volatile chemicals within a plant in an effort to minimize sample variability. In Experiment 1, leaves (current year's growth) were collected from 20 tarbush plants. Two leaders were sampled from each of three positions (outer canopy, subcanopy ...