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Phenology

Formal name:  whole plant vegetative phenology
Local identifier:  TOP700
Synonym Term:  leaf persistence
Related Term:  leaf seasonality
Definition:  a feature of the whole plant (PO:whole plant) characterizing the persistence of its leaves (PO:leaf) from emergence until shedding with respect to seasons
Formal Unit:  unitless (nominal)

Reference:  after Klotz, S., Kühn, I. & Durka, W. (2002): BIOLFLOR - Eine Datenbank zu biologisch-oekologischen Merkmalen der Gefaesspflanzen in Deutschland. - Schriftenreihe fuer Vegetationskunde 38. Bonn: Bundesamt fuer Naturschutz.


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