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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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04/09/2018
Journée AMAPhD+ : le 6 septembre 2018
Les doctorants, post-doctorants et non permanents de l'UMR AMAP vous convient à la journée AMAPhD+ 2018, le jeudi 6 septembre à 8h40 dans la Salle de Télé-Enseignement de l'IRD/Salle amphi du Bâtiment des plantes de l'IRD. Au cours de cette journée, ils vous présenteront brièvement leurs travaux.
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30/08/2018
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Exploring management strategies to enhance the provision of ecosystem services in complex smallholder agroforestry systems
Andreotti F., Mao Z., Jagoret P., Speelman E. N., Gary C., Saj S. 2018. Exploring management strategies to enhance the provision of ecosystem services in complex smallholder agroforestry systems. Ecological Indicators, 94: 257-265.

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30/08/2018
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Highly modular pattern in ant-plant interactions involving specialized and non-specialized myrmecophytes
Dejean A., Azémar F., Petitclerc F., Delabie J. H. C., Corbara B., Leroy C., Céréghino R., Compin A. 2018. Highly modular pattern in ant-plant interactions involving specialized and non-specialized myrmecophytes. Science of Nature, 105 (7): 43.

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30/08/2018
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Analyzing key factors of roots and soil contributing to tree anchorage of Pinus species
Yang M., Défossez P., Danjon F., Fourcaud T. 2018. Analyzing key factors of roots and soil contributing to tree anchorage of Pinus species. Trees, 32 (3): 703-712.

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01/08/2018
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Stochastic modelling of tree architecture and biomass allocation: application to teak (Tectona grandis L. f.), a tree species with polycyclic growth and leaf neoformation
Tondjo K., Brancheriau L., Sabatier S., Kokutse A. D., Kokou K., Jaeger M., de Reffye P., Fourcaud T. 2018. Stochastic modelling of tree architecture and biomass allocation: application to teak (Tectona grandis L. f.), a tree species with polycyclic growth and leaf neoformation. Annals of Botany, 121 (5): 1397-1410.

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