Australian New Crops Info 2016
Supported by the Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation

Listing of Interesting Plants of the World:

Betula platyphylla

 

 

This species is usually known as:

Betula platyphylla, Betula platyphylla subsp. kamtschatica, Betula platyphylla subsp. mandshurica, Betula platyphylla subsp. minutifolia, Betula platyphylla subsp. platyphylla

 

This species has also been known as:

Betula platyphylla var. brunnea, Betula platyphylla var. cuneifolia, Betula platyphylla var. japonica, Betula platyphylla var. japonica, Betula platyphylla var. kamtschatica, Betula platyphylla var. kamtschatica, Betula platyphylla f. laciniata, Betula platyphylla var. mandshurica, Betula platyphylla var. phellodendroides, Betula platyphylla var. pluricostata, Betula platyphylla var. rockii, Betula platyphylla var. szechuanica, Betula platyphylla var. tauschii

 

Common names:

Asian White Birch, Japanese White Birch

 

 

Trends (five databases) 1901-2013:
[Number of papers mentioning Betula platyphylla: 1021]

 

Betula platyphylla.jpg

 

Popularity of Betula platyphylla over time
[Left-hand Plot: Plot of numbers of papers mentioning Betula platyphylla (histogram and left hand axis scale of left-hand plot) and line of best fit, 1901 to 2013 (equation and % variation accounted for in box); Right-hand Plot: Plot of a proportional micro index, derived from numbers of papers mentioning Betula platyphylla as a proportion (scaled by multiplying by one million) of the approximate total number of papers available in databases for that year (frequency polygon and left-hand axis scale of right-hand plot) and line of best fit, 1901 to 2013 (equation and % variation accounted for in box)] 

[For larger charts showing the numbers of papers that have mentioned this species over years, select this link; there are links to come back from there]

 

Keywords

[Total number of keywords included in the papers that mentioned this species: 5744]

 

Betula platyphylla (90), Internet resource (31), Holocene (30), Photosynthesis (28), climate change (26), China (25), leaves (22), pollen (22), Japan (21), forest trees (16), Betula (15), Betula pendula (15), Loess Plateau (15), Bark (14), Betulaceae (13), biomass (13), Birch (13), Growth (13), Human impact (13), LANDIS (13), Mongolia (13), lignin (12), Temperate forest (12), triterpenoids (12), <ARROW altitude (11), Betula platyphylla var. japonica (11), Betulin (11), Changbai Mountain (11), precipitation (11), Apoptosis (10), Betula papyrifera (10), carbon dioxide (10), Inonotus obliquus (10), Oxidosqualene cyclase (10), seasonal variation (10), shoots (10), Tibetan Plateau (10), atopic dermatitis (9), biosynthesis (9), chemical constituents of plants (9), culture media (9), fire (9), forest decline (9), Human disturbance (9), Succession (9), Boreal forest (8), Cytotoxicity (8), dendrochronology (8), Diarylheptanoids (8), evolution (8), Northeast China (8), Permafrost (8), phenology (8), plant physiology (8), species differences (8), species diversity (8), taiga (8), temperature (8), trees (8), Biodiversity (7), Climate (7), Forest (7), Forest management (7), Northeastern China (7), phosphorus (7), plant biochemistry (7), pollen record (7), roots (7), soil respiration (7), Terpenoids (7), vegetation (7), wetland (7), Carbon sequestration (6), community structure DOWN>(6), diarylheptanoid (6), disturbance (6), fine roots (6), Flavonoids (6), hybrids (6), Kamchatka (6), Land use change (6), Larix kaempferi (6), Meadow steppe (6), micropropagation (6), nitrogen (6), plant anatomy (6), plant extracts (6), Regeneration (6), Remote sensing (6), seed dispersal (6), seedlings (6), soil (6), spatial distribution (6), Spatial pattern (6), Supercritical fluid extraction (6), tree physiology (6), Triterpenic acids (6), Triterpenoid (6), Alnus japonica (5), Anti-inflammatory (5), Betula maximowicziana (5)…..

 

[If all keywords are not here (as indicated by .....), they can be accessed from this link; there are links to come back from there]

 

 

Most likely scope for crop use/product (%):
[Please note: When there are only a few papers mentioning a species, care should be taken with the interpretation of these crop use/product results; as well, a mention may relate to the use of a species, or the context in which it grows, rather than a product]

 

timber (32.06), ornamental (10.61), charcoal (10.13), shade (7.13), plant grafting (6.82), starch (4.48), weed (4.39), medicinal (3.97), fruit (3.12), vegetable (1.68)…..

 

[To see the full list of crop use/product outcomes, from searching abstracts of the papers that have mentioned this species, select this link; details of the analysis process have also been included; there are links to come back from there]

 

 

Recent mentions of this species in the literature:
[since 2012, with links to abstracts; The references from 1901-2013 which have been used for the trend, keyword and crop use/product analyses below, are listed below these references]

 

Fu B, Wang Y, Campbell A, Li Y, Zhang B, Yin S, Xing Z and Jin X (2017) Comparison of object-based and pixel-based Random Forest algorithm for wetland vegetation mapping using high spatial resolution GF-1 and SAR data. Ecological Indicators 73, 105-117. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1470160X1630560X

Hirano T, Suzuki K and Hirata R (2017) Energy balance and evapotranspiration changes in a larch forest caused by severe disturbance during an early secondary succession. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 232, 457-468. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S016819231630394X

Luo S, Wang C, Xi X, Pan F, Peng D, Zou J, Nie S and Qin H (2017) Fusion of airborne LiDAR data and hyperspectral imagery for aboveground and belowground forest biomass estimation. Ecological Indicators 73, 378-387. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1470160X16305878

Min T, Xie J, Zheng M, Yi Y, Hou W, Wang L, Ai Y and Wang H (2017) The effect of different temperatures on browning incidence and phenol compound metabolism in fresh-cut lotus (Nelumbo nucifera G.) root. Postharvest Biology and Technology 123, 69-76. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S092552141630237X

Tong J, Miaowen C, Juhui J, Jinxian L and Baofeng C (2017) Endophytic fungi and soil microbial community characteristics over different years of phytoremediation in a copper tailings dam of Shanxi, China. Science of The Total Environment 574, 881-888. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0048969716320915

(2016) Issue TOC. Bioorganic Chemistry 66, ii-vi. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0045206816300438

Addo-Danso SD, Prescott CE and Smith AR (2016) Methods for estimating root biomass and production in forest and woodland ecosystem carbon studies: A review. Forest Ecology and Management 359, 332-351. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378112715004405

Andre CM, Legay S, et al. (2016) Multifunctional oxidosqualene cyclases and cytochrome P450 involved in the biosynthesis of apple fruit triterpenic acids. New Phytologist 211, 1279-1294. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/nph.13996

Bai T, Yang Y, Yao Y-L, Sun P, Lian L-H, Wu Y-L and Nan J-X (2016) Betulin alleviated ethanol-induced alcoholic liver injury via SIRT1/AMPK signaling pathway. Pharmacological Research 105, 1-12. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1043661815300955

Bębenek E, Chrobak E, Wietrzyk J, Kadela M, Chrobak A, Kusz J, Książek M, Jastrzębska M and Boryczka S (2016) Synthesis, structure and cytotoxic activity of acetylenic derivatives of betulonic and betulinic acids. Journal of Molecular Structure 1106, 210-219. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0022286015304026

Bontempo e Silva EA, Ono K, Sumida A, Uemura S and Hara T (2016) Contrasting traits, contrasting environments, and considerations on population dynamics under a changing climate: an ecophysiological field study of two co-dominant tree species. Plant Species Biology 31, 38-49. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1442-1984.12074

Callahan AM, Srinivasan C, Dardick C, Scorza R, Goldman IL and Ortiz R (2016) Rapid Cycle Breeding: Application of Transgenic Early Flowering for Perennial Trees. In ‘Plant Breeding Reviews’ (Ed.^(Eds  pp. 299-334. (John Wiley & Sons, Inc.). http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/9781119279723.ch7

Charra-Vaskou K, Badel E, Charrier G, Ponomarenko A, Bonhomme M, Foucat L, #x, Mayr S and Ameglio T (2016) Cavitation and water fluxes driven by ice water potential in Juglans regia during freeze-thaw cycles. J. Exp. Bot. 67, 739-750. http://jxb.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/67/3/739

Deng L, Wang K, Tang Z and Shangguan Z (2016) Soil organic carbon dynamics following natural vegetation restoration: Evidence from stable carbon isotopes (δ13C). Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment 221, 235-244. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0167880916300603

Domec J-C, Smith DD and McCulloh K (2016) A synthesis of the effects of atmospheric carbon dioxide enrichment on plant hydraulics: implications for whole-plant water use efficiency and resistance to drought. Plant, Cell & Environment, n/a-n/a. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/pce.12843

Dong L, Mao Z and Sun T (2016) Condensed tannin effects on decomposition of very fine roots among temperate tree species. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 103, 489-492. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0038071716303340

Dudits D, To, et al. (2016) Response of Organ Structure and Physiology to Autotetraploidization in Early Development of Energy Willow Salix viminalis. Plant Physiology 170, 1504-1523. http://www.plantphysiol.org/cgi/content/abstract/170/3/1504

Dulamsuren C, Klinge M, et al. (2016) Carbon pool densities and a first estimate of the total carbon pool in the Mongolian forest-steppe. Global Change Biology 22, 830-844. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/gcb.13127

Eom HJ, Kang HR, Kim HK, Jung EB, Park HB, Kang KS and Kim KH (2016) Bioactivity-guided isolation of antioxidant triterpenoids from Betula platyphylla var. japonica bark. Bioorganic Chemistry 66, 97-101. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0045206816300311

Forrester DI and Tang X (2016) Analysing the spatial and temporal dynamics of species interactions in mixed-species forests and the effects of stand density using the 3-PG model. Ecological Modelling 319, 233-254. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0304380015003166

Gao M, Liu D, Lin L and Wu D (2016) The small-scale structure of a soil mite metacommunity. European Journal of Soil Biology 74, 69-75. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1164556316300280

Gao T, Zhu J, Deng S, Zheng X, Zhang J, Shang G and Huang L (2016) Timber production assessment of a plantation forest: An integrated framework with field-based inventory, multi-source remote sensing data and forest management history. International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation 52, 155-165. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0303243416300861

Gao W, Kou L, Zhang J, Müller C, Yang H and Li S (2016) Ammonium fertilization causes a decoupling of ammonium cycling in a boreal forest. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 101, 114-123. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0038071716301523

Guo H, Wang Y, et al. (2016) Expression of the MYB transcription factor gene BplMYB46 affects abiotic stress tolerance and secondary cell wall deposition in Betula platyphylla. Plant Biotechnology Journal, n/a-n/a. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/pbi.12595

Guo Q, Li H, Luo D, Quan H, Bianba D and Zhang W (2016) Comparative drought tolerance of six native deciduous and broad-leaved woody plant species seedlings in the Qinghai–Tibet Plateau. Acta physiologiae plantarum. 38, 14. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11738-015-2031-4

Hao J-C, Yan R-Y and Liu Q-R (2016) Trigonotis jiaochengensis sp. nov. (Boraginaceae) from Shanxi, China. Nordic Journal of Botany, n/a-n/a. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/njb.01216

Hu L, Xiang Z, Wang G, Rafique R, Liu W and Wang C (2016) Changes in soil physicochemical and microbial properties along elevation gradients in two forest soils. Scandinavian journal of forest research. 31, 242-253. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02827581.2015.1125522

Hu X, Zhu J, Wang C, Zheng T, Wu Q, Yao H and Fang J (2016) Impacts of fire severity and post-fire reforestation on carbon pools in boreal larch forests in Northeast China. J Plant Ecol 9, 1-9. http://jpe.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/9/1/1

Jauregui I, Aparicio-Tejo PM, Avila C, Cañas R, Sakalauskiene S and Aranjuelo I (2016) Root–shoot interactions explain the reduction of leaf mineral content in Arabidopsis plants grown under elevated [CO2] conditions. Physiologia Plantarum 158, 65-79. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ppl.12417

Kajiwara I, Yoshihara Y and Sato S (2016) A preliminarily assessment of landscape factors affecting habitat use by Przewalski horses and habitat evaluation in Hustai National Park, Mongolia. Mammalian Biology - Zeitschrift fur Saugetierkunde 81, 340-344. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1616504716300131

Kim M, Baek HS, Lee M, Park H, Shin SS, Choi DW and Lim K-M (2016) Rhododenol and raspberry ketone impair the normal proliferation of melanocytes through reactive oxygen species-dependent activation of GADD45. Toxicology in Vitro 32, 339-346. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0887233316300182

Kitao M, Hida T, Eguchi N, Tobita H, Utsugi H, Uemura A, Kitaoka S and Koike T (2016) Light compensation points in shade-grown seedlings of deciduous broadleaf tree species with different successional traits raised under elevated CO2. Plant Biology 18, 22-27. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/plb.12400

Korboulewsky N, Perez G and Chauvat M (2016) How tree diversity affects soil fauna diversity: A review. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 94, 94-106. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0038071715004174

Lan Z, Wei M, Chen L, Xie G, Liu X and Zhang X (2016) Role of Sinomenine on Complete Freund’s Adjuvant-Induced Arthritis in Rats. IUBMB Life 68, 429-435. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/iub.1499

Lee CS, Joo YH, et al. (2016) Different effects of five depigmentary compounds, rhododendrol, raspberry ketone, monobenzone, rucinol and AP736 on melanogenesis and viability of human epidermal melanocytes. Experimental Dermatology 25, 44-49. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/exd.12871

Li H, Wu D, Wang Z, Liu F, Liu G and Jiang J (2016) BpMADS12 mediates endogenous hormone signaling: effect on plant development Betula platyphylla. Plant cell, tissue, and organ culture. 124, 169-180. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11240-015-0885-1

Li N, He N, Yu G, Wang Q and Sun J (2016) Leaf non-structural carbohydrates regulated by plant functional groups and climate: Evidences from a tropical to cold-temperate forest transect. Ecological Indicators 62, 22-31. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1470160X15006494

Li Q, Zhao G, Cao G and Liu Z (2016) Soil effects of six different two-species litter mixtures that include Ulmus pumila. Chemistry in ecology. 32, 707-721. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02757540.2016.1177516

Liang J, Lu Z, Yu Z, Wang J and Wang X (2016) Effects of leaf litter extraction fluid from dominant forest tree species on functional characteristics of soil microbial communities. Journal of forestry research. 27, 81-90. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11676-015-0138-5

Liang JF (2016) Taxonomy and phylogeny in Lepiota sect. Stenosporae from China. Mycologia 108, 56-69. http://www.mycologia.org/cgi/content/abstract/108/1/56

Liu J, Peng B, Xia Z, Sun J, Gao D, Dai W, Jiang P and Bai E (2016) Different fates of deposited NH4+ and NO3- in a temperate forest in northeast China: a 15N tracer study. Global Change Biology, n/a-n/a. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/gcb.13533

Liu W, Yang J, Sun J and Li X (2016) Species turnover of wetland vegetation in northeastern China: Disentangling the relative effects of geographic distance, climate, and hydro-geomorphology. Flora - Morphology, Distribution, Functional Ecology of Plants 220, 1-7. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0367253016300020

Liu X, Hui C, Bi L, Romantschuk M, Kontro M, Strömmer R and Hui N (2016) Bacterial community structure in atrazine treated reforested farmland in Wuying China. Applied Soil Ecology 98, 39-46. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0929139315300846

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Momohara A (2016) Stages of major floral change in Japan based on macrofossil evidence and their connection to climate and geomorphological changes since the Pliocene. Quaternary International 397, 93-105. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1040618215001925

Mu, #x, et al. (2016) How do soil properties affect alpine treelines? General principles in a global perspective and novel findings from Rolwaling Himal, Nepal. Progress in Physical Geography 40, 135-160. http://ppg.sagepub.com/cgi/content/abstract/40/1/135

Nakamura R and Naruse M (2016) Scientific analysis of Japanese ornamental adhesives found in Shosoin treasures stored since the mid-eighth century. Journal of Cultural Heritage 18, 355-361. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1296207415001326

Ogai T and Kenta T (2016) The effects of vegetation types and microhabitats on carabid beetle community composition in cool temperate Japan. Ecological research. 31, 177-188. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11284-015-1325-8

Pimenova EA, Gromyko MN, Bondarchuk SN, Malysheva VF, Malysheva EF and Kovalenko AE (2016) Post-fire Successions of Vegetation and Pinus koraiensis Ectomycorrhizal Communities in Korean Pine–Broadleaf Forests of the Central Sikhote-Alin. Achievements in the Life Sciences 10, 48-56. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2078152016300281

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Rabalski L, Krejmer-Rabalska M, Skrzecz I, Wasag B and Szewczyk B (2016) An alphabaculovirus isolated from dead Lymantria dispar larvae shows high genetic similarity to baculovirus previously isolated from Lymantria monacha – An example of adaptation to a new host. Journal of Invertebrate Pathology 139, 56-66. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0022201116300969

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Sato H, Kobayashi H, Iwahana G and Ohta T (2016) Endurance of larch forest ecosystems in eastern Siberia under warming trends. Ecology and Evolution 6, 5690-5704. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ece3.2285

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Sun F, Bao C and Jing T-Z (2016) Locating host plants via orientation to standing visual targets has dispersal benefits for the monophagous leaf beetle Ambrostoma quadriimpressum. Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata 158, 229-235. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/eea.12398

Sun T, Dong L, Wang Z, Lü X and Mao Z (2016) Effects of long-term nitrogen deposition on fine root decomposition and its extracellular enzyme activities in temperate forests. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 93, 50-59. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S003807171500382X

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Wang B, Wu F, Xiao S, Yang W, Justine MF, He J and Tan B (2016) Effect of succession gaps on the understory water-holding capacity in an over-mature alpine forest at the upper reaches of the Yangtze River. Hydrological Processes 30, 692-703. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/hyp.10613

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Yin J, Li C, Zhan Y, Sun H, Gong Y, Zhang M and Xiao J (2016) The Response of Physiological Characteristics, Expression of OSC Genes, and Accumulation of Triterpenoids in Betula platyphylla Sukto MeJA and SA Treatment. Plant molecular biology reporter. 34, 427-439. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11105-015-0931-5

Yu Y, Zhang W-B, Li X-Y, Piao X-C, Jiang J and Lian M-L (2016) Pathogenic fungal elicitors enhance ginsenoside biosynthesis of adventitious roots in Panax quinquefolius during bioreactor culture. Industrial Crops and Products 94, 729-735. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0926669016306574

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Zhang J, Tian P, Tang J, Yuan L, Ke Y, Cai Z, Zhu B and Müller C (2016) The characteristics of soil N transformations regulate the composition of hydrologic N export from terrestrial ecosystem. Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences 121, 2016JG003398. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2016JG003398

Zhang Y-w, Deng L, Yan W-m and Shangguan Z-p (2016) Interaction of soil water storage dynamics and long-term natural vegetation succession on the Loess Plateau, China. CATENA 137, 52-60. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0341816215300989

Zhang Y-w and Shangguan Z-p (2016) The coupling interaction of soil water and organic carbon storage in the long vegetation restoration on the Loess Plateau. Ecological Engineering 91, 574-581. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0925857416301823

Zhao L, Jiang J and Lu J (2016) Effect of thermal expansion at low temperature on mechanical properties of Birch wood. Cold Regions Science and Technology 126, 61-65. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0165232X16300477

Zhao Q, Zhang X, Li S, Chai H, Bahkali AH and Hyde KD (2016) New species and records of saddle fungi (Helvella, Helvellaceae) from Jiuzhaigou Natural Reserve, China. Mycoscience 57, 422-430. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1340354016300419

Zhao X (2016) Spatial variation of vessel grouping in the xylem of Betula platyphylla Roth. Journal of plant research. 129, 29-37. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10265-015-0768-x

Zhao X, Xia H, Wang X, Wang C, Liang D, Li K and Liu G (2016) Variance and stability analyses of growth characters in half-sib Betula platyphylla families at three different sites in China. Euphytica. 208, 173-186. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10681-015-1617-7

Zhou J-Y, Yuan J, Li X, Ning Y-F and Dai C-C (2016) Endophytic Bacterium-Triggered Reactive Oxygen Species Directly Increase Oxygenous Sesquiterpenoid Content and Diversity in Atractylodes lancea. Appl. Envir. Microbiol. 82, 1577-1585. http://aem.asm.org/cgi/content/abstract/82/5/1577

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Zhang T, Yuan Y, Wei W, Yu S, Zhang R, Shang H, Chen F, Fan Za and Qin L (2012) Tree-ring-based temperature reconstruction for the northern Greater Higgnan Mountains, China, since A.D. 1717. International Journal of Climatology, n/a-n/a. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/joc.3433

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Zhao FJ, Shu LF, Wang MY, Liu B and Yang LJ (2012) Influencing factors on early vegetation restoration in burned area of Pinus pumila – Larch forest. Acta Ecologica Sinica 32, 57-61. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1872203211000850

Zhou L-W and Dai Y-C (2012) Recognizing ecological patterns of wood-decaying polypores on gymnosperm and angiosperm trees in northeast China. Fungal Ecology 5, 230-235. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1754504811001073

Zhu W-Z, Xiang J-S, Wang S-G and Li M-H (2012) Resprouting ability and mobile carbohydrate reserves in an oak shrubland decline with increasing elevation on the eastern edge of the Qinghai–Tibet Plateau. Forest Ecology and Management 278, 118-126. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378112712002502

 

References 1901-2013 (and links to abstracts):
[Number of papers mentioning Betula platyphylla: 1021; Any undated papers have been included at the end]

 

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Gao W, Cheng S, Fang H, Chen Y, Yu G, Zhou M, Zhang P and Xu M (2013) Effects of simulated atmospheric nitrogen deposition on inorganic nitrogen content and acidification in a cold-temperate coniferous forest soil. Acta Ecologica Sinica 33, 114-21. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1872203213000139

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Hoshika Y, Tatsuda S, Watanabe M, Wang X-n, Watanabe Y, Saito H and koike T (2013) Effect of ambient ozone at the somma of Lake Mashu on growth and leaf gas exchange in Betula ermanii and Betula platyphylla var. japonica. Environmental and Experimental Botany 90, 12-6. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0098847212002109

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Sakai A (1973) Characteristics of winter hardiness in extremely hardy twigs of woody plants. Plant Cell Physiol. 14, 1-9. http://pcp.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/14/1/1

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