Ecological Archives A023-072-A1

Yuta Uematsu, Atushi Ushimaru. 2013. Topography- and management-mediated resource gradients maintain rare and common plant diversity around paddy terraces. Ecological Applications 23:1357–1366.

Appendix A. Photos of seminatural grasslands around paddy terraces.


Photos (taken by A. Ushimaru) of seminatural grasslands around paddy terraces (satokusachi) in (a) spring and (b) early summer. An irrigation pond is placed at top of each terrace. An endangered iris (Iris ensata var. spontanea) is found on satokusachi.

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