Land Plants: New Theoretical Directions and Empirical Prospects

Brian J. Enquist, Lisa Patrick Bentley

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

13 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationMetabolic Ecology
Subtitle of host publicationA Scaling Approach
PublisherJohn Wiley and Sons
Number of pages24
ISBN (Print)9780470671535
StatePublished - Mar 27 2012


  • Botanical scaling
  • Botanical scaling normalizations
  • Land plants, new theoretical directions
  • Leaf allometry normalization
  • MTE scaling to ecosystem dynamics
  • Models of plant geometry, demography, and thinning law
  • Plant scaling
  • Scaling relationships, levels of plant biology
  • WBE model

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)
  • Environmental Science(all)

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Enquist, B. J., & Bentley, L. P. (2012). Land Plants: New Theoretical Directions and Empirical Prospects. In Metabolic Ecology: A Scaling Approach (pp. 164-187). John Wiley and Sons.