Alison Downing

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  • 361 Citations
  • 10 h-Index
1992 …2018
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deserts Agriculture & Biology
mosses and liverworts Agriculture & Biology
desert Earth & Environmental Sciences
soil crust Earth & Environmental Sciences
moss Earth & Environmental Sciences
soil crusts Agriculture & Biology
China Agriculture & Biology
New South Wales Agriculture & Biology

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Projects 2018 2018

Research Outputs 1992 2018

Additional notes, corrections and sporophyte descriptions for Mesochaete (Bryopsida: Aulacomniaceae) in Australia

Ramsay, H. P., Seppelt, R. D. & Downing, A. J., 2018, In : Telopea. 21, p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
sporophyte
Bryopsida
spores
spore
leaves

Sensitivity of the xerophytic moss Syntrichia caninervis to prolonged simulated nitrogen deposition

Zhang, Y., Zhou, X., Yin, B. & Downing, A., 11 Jun 2016, In : Annals of Botany. 117, 7, p. 1153-1161 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

mosses and liverworts
nitrogen
chlorophyll
shoots
ecosystems

Precipitation intensity is the primary driver of moss crust-derived CO2 exchange: Implications for soil C balance in a temperate desert of northwestern China

Wu, L., Zhang, Y., Zhang, J. & Downing, A., 1 Mar 2015, In : European Journal of Soil Biology. 67, p. 27-34 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Bryophyta
precipitation intensity
moss
mosses and liverworts
deserts

The influence of biological soil crusts on N-15 translocation in soil and vascular plant in a temperate desert of northwestern China

Zhuang, W., Downing, A. & Zhang, Y., Aug 2015, In : Journal of Plant Ecology. 8, 4, p. 420-428 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

soil crusts
soil crust
vascular plant
vascular plants
translocation

The unusual occurrence of green algal balls of Chaetomorpha linum on a beach in Sydney, Australia

Cooke, J., Lanfear, R., Downing, A., Gillings, M. R., Poore, A. G. B., Goodwin, I. D., Waldron, L. S., Phillips, A., Metti, Y. & Bulbert, M. W., 1 Oct 2015, In : Botanica Marina. 58, 5, p. 401-407 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
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Chaetomorpha
Linum
beaches
beach
mass stranding

Prizes

Museums and Galleries National Award

Rhonda Davis (Recipient), Andrew Simpson (Recipient), Blanche Menadier (Recipient), Kenneth Sheedy (Recipient), Elizabeth Eyre (Recipient), Regina Hammond (Recipient), Jana Jones (Recipient), Ronald Oldfield (Recipient), Karl Van Dyke (Recipient), Kathrine Hargraves (Recipient), Leonard Janiszewski (Recipient), Jane Thogersen (Recipient) & Alison Downing (Recipient), 17 May 2014

Prize

museum