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AMAP joint research unit (French acronym UMR) is an interdisciplinary laboratory that conducts basic research on plants and plant communities with the aim of predicting ecosystems responses to environmental forcing, in terms of the distribution/conservation of species and biodiversity, crop production, carbon storage in plant biomass, protection of the environment and the provision of ecosystem services.

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14/12/2018
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Effects of indirect facilitation on functional diversity, dominance and niche differentiation in tropical alpine communities
Danet A., Anthelme F., Gross N., Kéfi S. 2018. Effects of indirect facilitation on functional diversity, dominance and niche differentiation in tropical alpine communities. Journal of Vegetation Science, 29 (5): 835-846.

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14/12/2018
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Spatio-temporal patterns of orchids flowering in Cameroonian rainforests
Texier N., Deblauwe V., Stévart T., Sonké B., Simo-Droissart M., Azandi L., Bose R., Djuikouo M. N., Kamdem G., Kamdem N., Mayogo S., Zemagho L., Droissart V. 2018. Spatio-temporal patterns of orchids flowering in Cameroonian rainforests. International Journal of Biometeorology, 62 (11): 1931-1944.

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14/12/2018
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In Situ Reference Datasets From the TropiSAR and AfriSAR Campaigns in Support of Upcoming Spaceborne Biomass Missions.
Labrière N., Tao S., Chave J., Scipal K., Toan T. L., Abernethy K., Alonso A., Barbier N., Bissiengou P., Casal T., Davies S. J., Ferraz A., Hérault B., Jaouen G., Jeffery K. J., Kenfack D., Korte L., Lewis S. L., Malhi Y., Memiaghe H. R., Poulsen J. R., Réjou-Méchain M., Villard L., Vincent G., White L. J. T., Saatchi S. 2018. In Situ Reference Datasets From the TropiSAR and AfriSAR Campaigns in Support of Upcoming Spaceborne Biomass Missions. IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing, 11 (10): 3617-3627.

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14/12/2018
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New cytological, morphological, and chorological data on Prospero seisumsianum (Ruksans & Zetterl.) Yıldırım (Asparagaceae) from the Zagros area
Youssef S., Mahmood A., Cartereau M., Véla E. 2018. New cytological, morphological, and chorological data on Prospero seisumsianum (Ruksans & Zetterl.) Yıldırım (Asparagaceae) from the Zagros area Turkish Journal of Botany, 42: 581-590.

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30/11/2018
Soutenance de thèse de David Bruy
Le 28 novembre 2018, David Bruy a soutenu avec succès sa thèse intitulée «Diversité, Écologie et Évolution des plantes monocaules de Nouvelle-Calédonie »

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