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McCormack ML*, MA Kaproth*, E Carlson, J Cavender-Bares, PG Kennedy. Fine-root morphology and architecture are interconnected among root orders but are unrelated to climate of origin across a diverse suite of oak species. New Phytologist, accepted.
Bergmann J, A Weigelt, F van der Plas, DC Laughlin, TW Kuyper, N Guerrero-Rameriz, OJ Valverde-Barrantes, H Bruelheide, GT Freschet, CM Iversen, J Kattge, ML McCormack, IC Meier, MC Rillig, C Roumet, M Semchenko, CJ Sweeney, J van Ruijven, LM York, L Mommer, The fungal collaboration gradient dominates the root economics space in plants. Science Advances, 6: eaba3756 (2020).
G Watson and A Hewitt. Large trees establish more rapidly when transplanted bare root. International Journal of Urban Forestry, 1-10 (2020).
G Watson and A Hewitt. Changes in Tree Root Architecture Resulting from Field Nursery Production Practices. Journal of Environmental Horticulture, 38: 22-28 (2020).
Addo-Danso S, C Defrenne, C Prescott, ML McCormack, I Ostonen, A Addo-Danso, E Foli, K Borden, I Marney. Fine-root morphological trait variation in tropical forest ecosystems: an evidence synthesis. Plant Ecology, 221: 1-13 (2020).
McCormack ML and CM Iversen. Physical and functional constraints on viable belowground acquisition strategies. Frontiers in Plant Science, 10: 1-12 (2019).
Soudzilovskaia N, Peter M van Bodegom, C Terrer, M van’t Zelfde, I McCallum, ML McCormack, JB Fisher, M Brundrett, NC de Sá, L Tedersoo. Global mycorrhizal plants distribution linked to terrestrial carbon stocks. Nature Communications, 10: 5077 (2019).
Defrenne CE, ML McCormack, SD Addo-Danso, SW Simard. Intraspecific fine-root trait-environment relationships across interior Douglas-fir forests of western Canada. Plants, 8: 199 (2019).
See CR, ML McCormack, SE Hobbie, H Flores-Moreno, WL Silver, PG Kennedy. Global patterns in fine-root decomposition: climate, chemistry, mycorrhizal association and woodiness. Ecology Letters, 22: 946-953 (2019).
Li F, H Hu, ML McCormack, D Feng, X Liu, W Bao. A community-level economics spectrum of fine-roots driven by nutrient limitations in subalpine forests. Journal of Ecology, 107: 1238-1249 (2019).
Dybzinski R, A Kelvakis, J McCabe, S Panock, K Anuchitlertchon, L Vasarhelyi, ML McCormack, GG McNickle, H Poorter, C Trinder, CE Farrior. How are nitrogen availability, fine-root mass, and nitrogen uptake related empirically? Implications for models and theory. Global Change Biology, 25: 885-899 (2019).
Li L, ML McCormack, F Chen, H Wang, Z Ma, D Guo. Different responses of absorptive roots and arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi to fertilization provide diverse nutrient acquisition strategies in Chinese fir. Forest Ecology and Management, 433: 64-7 (2019).
Caplan JS, SJ Meiners, H Flores-Moreno, ML McCormack. Fine-root traits are linked to species dynamics in a successional plant community. Ecology, 100: e02588 (2019).
Wang C, ML McCormack, D Guo, J Li. Angiosperms and gymnosperms differ in patterns of root carbon allocation along environmental gradients. Journal of Biogeography, 46: 123-133 (2019).