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Table 1 Oven-dried stand biomass (Mg∙ha−1) and carbon stock (Mg C∙ha−1) in moist tropical forest of eastern Nepal

From: Effect of disturbance on biomass, production and carbon dynamics in moist tropical forest of eastern Nepal

Components Undisturbed stand Disturbed stand
Biomass Carbon stock Biomass Carbon stock
Trees Bole 610.4 ± 20.0 287.5 281.5 ± 15.8 132.59
Branch 119.4 ± 3.2 56.23 56.8 ± 3.1 26.75
Twig 32.9 ± 1.6 15.59 14.5 ± 0.9 6.87
Leaf 20.8 ± 0.8 9.67 9.5 ± 0.5 4.42
Coarse root 164.5 ± 12.0 77.48 76.1 ± 11.0 35.84
Total 948.0 ± 108.8 446.47 438.4 ± 50.1 206.47
Shrubs Stem 2.0 ± 0.2 0.94 3.00 ± 0.4 1.41
  Leaf 1.0 ± 0.1 0.46 1.14 ± 0.1 0.52
Root 1.4 ± 0.1 0.66 1.92 ± 0.2 0.90
Total 4.4 ± 0.3 2.06 6.1 ± 0.5 2.83
Herbsa   1.4 ± 0.1 0.61 1.2 ± 0.1 0.53
Stand fine root 6.6 ± 0.1 2.92 3.4 ± 0.2 1.50
Total, Vegetation 960.4 ± 73.1 452.06 449.1 ± 33.6 211.33
  1. aAboveground parts