Genus: Ammophila

Ammophila breviligulata

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Last Modified 01/29/2013

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References to Ammophila

  • Cheplick, G. P. 2006. Seed rain, transient seeds banks, and seedling recruitment of annual on a coastal beach. J. Torrey Bot. Soc. 133: 379-392.
  • Cheplick, G. P. 2005. Patterns in the distribution of American beachgrass (Ammophila breviligulata) and the density and reproduction of annual plants on a coastal beach. Plant Ecology 180: 57-67.
  • Cope, E. A. 1994. Further notes on beachgrass (Ammophila) in northeastern North America. New York Flora Association Newsletter 5: 5-7.
  • Kranjnyk, I.; Maun, M. A. 1982. Reproductive biology of Ammophila breviligulata. Amer. Midl. Naturalist 108: 346-354.
  • Lee, P. C. 1995. The effect of gap dynamics on the size and spatial structure of Solidago sempervirens on primary coastal dunes. J. Veg. Sci. 6: 837-846.
  • Little, L. R.; Maun, M. A. 1996. The 'Ammophila problem' revisited: A role for mycorrhizal fungi. J. Ecol. 84: 1-7.
  • Maun, M. A.; Lapierre, J. 1986. Effects of burial by sand on seed germination and seedling emergence of four dune species. Amer. J. Bot. 73: 450-455. (3)
  • Seliskar, D. M. 1995. Coastal dune restoration: A strategy for alleviating dieout of Ammophila breviligulata. Restoration Ecol. 3: 54-60.
  • Stern, R. J. 1983. Morphometric and phenologic variability in Ammophila breviligulata Fernald. M.S. Thesis Univ. Vermont, Burlington, VT29 p.