Coarse woody debris sugar content per coarse woody debris dry mass trait

Formal name:  coarse woody debris sugar content per coarse woody debris dry mass
Local identifier:  TOP931
Synonym Term:  coarse woody debris sugar content per dry mass
Synonym Term:  CWD sugar content per dry mass
Related Term:  coarse woody debris sugar concentration
Definition:  The ratio of the mass (PATO:mass) of sugar (Def:sugar) in the coarse woody debris (Def:coarse woody debris) to the corresponding coarse woody debris mass (PATO:mass) assessed after drying
Formal Unit:  mass unit / mass unit

Comment:  The term concentration is polysemic and we suggest to not use it in this context. When known, the component of thecoarse woody debris on which the measurements have been taken should be specified: stem, branch.
Reference:  Jens Kattge, Ulrike Stahl, Eric Garnier, Stefan Klotz, Ingolf Kühn


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