green alder

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Synonyms for green alder

North American shrub with light green leaves and winged nuts

shrub of mountainous areas of Europe

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Alnus viridis was positively selected (4.32% of total diet volume; W index = 4.72), but this may be due to the scarcity of this tree within the AISs, since it is typical of lower altitudes.
Family % [+ or -] SE Genus/species Betulaceae 4.32 [+ or -] 1.60 Alnus viridis Bryophytes 1.79 [+ or -] 0.55 moss and lichens Caryophillaceae 0.03 [+ or -] 0.03 Silene sp.
sitchensis, respectively]), and only occasionally on black cottonwood (Populus trichocarpa), sweetgale (Myrica gale), and Sitka alder (Alnus viridis sinuata) (MacCracken et al.
We also used these t-tests for total cover of krummholz patches in the Mealy Mountains that consisted of either Picea mariana or Alnus viridis, separating these two species to see if the results differed.
Green alder Alnus viridis forest (Habitat VII) showed significantly lower biomass collected by pitfall trapping (P < 0.05; see Fig.