Augusto Cesar Franco
Augusto Cesar Franco
Professor de Fisiologia Vegetal, Universidade de Brasília
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The cerrados of Brazil: ecology and natural history of a neotropical savanna
PS Oliveira, RJ Marquis
Columbia University Press, 2002
Ecological thresholds at the savanna‐forest boundary: how plant traits, resources and fire govern the distribution of tropical biomes
WA Hoffmann, EL Geiger, SG Gotsch, DR Rossatto, LCR Silva, OL Lau, ...
Ecology letters 15 (7), 759-768, 2012
Effect of nurse plants on the microhabitat and growth of cacti
AC Franco, PS Nobel
The Journal of Ecology, 870-886, 1989
Tree topkill, not mortality, governs the dynamics of savanna–forest boundaries under frequent fire in central Brazil
WA Hoffmann, R Adasme, M Haridasan, M T. de Carvalho, EL Geiger, ...
Ecology 90 (5), 1326-1337, 2009
Functional convergence in hydraulic architecture and water relations of tropical savanna trees: from leaf to whole plant
SJ Bucci, G Goldstein, FC Meinzer, FG Scholz, AC Franco, M Bustamante
Tree physiology 24 (8), 891-899, 2004
Biophysical properties and functional significance of stem water storage tissues in Neotropical savanna trees
FG Scholz, SJ Bucci, G Goldstein, FC Meinzer, AC Franco, ...
Plant, cell & environment 30 (2), 236-248, 2007
Partitioning of soil water among tree species in a Brazilian Cerrado ecosystem
PC Jackson, FC Meinzer, M Bustamante, G Goldstein, A Franco, ...
Tree physiology 19 (11), 717-724, 1999
Leaf functional traits of Neotropical savanna trees in relation to seasonal water deficit
AC Franco, M Bustamante, LS Caldas, G Goldstein, FC Meinzer, ...
Trees 19, 326-335, 2005
Comparative growth analysis of tropical forest and savanna woody plants using phylogenetically independent contrasts
WA Hoffmann, AC Franco
Journal of Ecology 91 (3), 475-484, 2003
Atmospheric and hydraulic limitations on transpiration in Brazilian cerrado woody species
FC Meinzer, G Goldstein, AC Franco, M Bustamante, E Igler, P Jackson, ...
Functional Ecology, 273-282, 1999
Mechanisms contributing to seasonal homeostasis of minimum leaf water potential and predawn disequilibrium between soil and plant water potential in Neotropical savanna trees
SJ Bucci, G Goldstein, FC Meinzer, AC Franco, P Campanello, FG Scholz
Trees 19, 296-304, 2005
Specific leaf area explains differences in leaf traits between congeneric savanna and forest trees
WA Hoffmann, AC Franco, MZ Moreira, M Haridasan
Functional Ecology 19 (6), 932-940, 2005
Processes preventing nocturnal equilibration between leaf and soil water potential in tropical savanna woody species
SJ Bucci, FG Scholz, G Goldstein, FC Meinzer, JA Hinojosa, ...
Tree physiology 24 (10), 1119-1127, 2004
Constraints to seedling success of savanna and forest trees across the savanna-forest boundary
WA Hoffmann, B Orthen, AC Franco
Oecologia 140, 252-260, 2004
Fuels or microclimate? Understanding the drivers of fire feedbacks at savanna–forest boundaries
WA Hoffmann, SY Jaconis, KL McKinley, EL Geiger, SG Gotsch, ...
Austral Ecology 37 (6), 634-643, 2012
Interactions between seedlings of Agave deserti and the nurse plant Hilaria rigida
AC Franco, PS Nobel
Ecology 69 (6), 1731-1740, 1988
Nutrient resorption and patterns of litter production and decomposition in a Neotropical Savanna
AR Kozovits, MMC Bustamante, CR Garofalo, S Bucci, AC Franco, ...
Functional Ecology 21 (6), 1034-1043, 2007
Hydraulic redistribution of soil water by neotropical savanna trees
FG Scholz, SJ Bucci, G Goldstein, FC Meinzer, AC Franco
Tree Physiology 22 (9), 603-612, 2002
Nutrient availability constrains the hydraulic architecture and water relations of savannah trees
SJ Bucci, FG Scholz, G Goldstein, FC Meinzer, AC Franco, PI Campanello, ...
Plant, Cell & Environment 29 (12), 2153-2167, 2006
Water economy of Neotropical savanna trees: six paradigms revisited
G Goldstein, FC Meinzer, SJ Bucci, FG Scholz, AC Franco, WA Hoffmann
Tree physiology 28 (3), 395-404, 2008
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