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Table 1 Characteristics of the Larix principis-rupprechtii plots (Zou et al. 2018a)

From: Evaluating the impact of sampling schemes on leaf area index measurements from digital hemispherical photography in Larix principis-rupprechtii forest plots

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Longitude and latitude 42°24′43″ N, 117°19′4″ E 42°24′2″ N, 117°18′40″ E 42°18′2″ N, 117°18′9″ E 42°25′22″ N, 117°19′32″ E 42°17′42″ N, 117°16′53″ E
Mean tree height (m) 19.43 20.4 12.58 13.31 8.73
Average DBHa (cm) 26.58 27.22 12.71 14.14 9.23
Stand density (stems∙ha− 1) 464 384 2320 1760 3904
Tree age (~yrs) 54 55 21 22 13
Needle-to-shoot area ratio 1.30 1.17 1.14 1.17 1.28
Woody-to-total area ratio 0.16 0.16 0.20 0.24 0.23
Litter collection LAI 4.65 3.58 4.96 3.04 6.69
Slope ~ 0°
  1. aDiameter at breast height