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Title: Ghosts of dry seasons past: Legacy of severe drought enhances mangrove salinity tolerance through coordinated cellular osmotic and elastic adjustments
Summary statement Legacy of severe drought enhanced salinity tolerance in Aegiceras corniculatum and Rhizophora stylosa through coordinated adjustments in leaf turgor loss points and cell wall elasticity. Nevertheless, declining turgor safety margins may increase the vulnerability of mangroves to drought.  more » « less
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Plant, Cell & Environment
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2031 to 2045
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National Science Foundation
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