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1: In addition, floods are fundamental in driving the
disturbance regime (Bendix 2000).
2: Our results show that the favorable conditions
hypothesis (Levine and D'Antonio 1999) and resource heterogeneity
hypothesis (Davies et al. 2005) may not be mutually exclusive.
3: Root porosity for Carex nigra was similar to those
obtained by Visser et al. (2000) in hydroponic cultures.