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The response of eucalypt populations to a changing environment.

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Potts, BM (1990) The response of eucalypt populations to a changing environment. Tasforests, 2. pp. 179-193.

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Abstract

A large amount of genetic diversity in ecological traits exists both within and between the Tasmanian eucalypt species. This variation is generally associated with spatial variation in habitat. Major changes in the distribution of eucalypt species have no doubt occurred in response to past environmental changes and even today, populations are continually reacting to short- or long-term changes in the environment. The processes by which populations respond to environmental changes are addressed, with particular emphasis on gene flow and the role of hybridisation in the expansion and contraction of species ranges.

Item Type: Article
Keywords: eucalyptus Tasmania
Journal or Publication Title: Tasforests
Page Range: pp. 179-193
Additional Information: BM Potts.
Date Deposited: 25 Aug 2008 01:36
Last Modified: 18 Nov 2014 03:48
URI: http://eprints.utas.edu.au/id/eprint/7280
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