Type of herbivory

Weed Native Mammal + Insect

Fig. 9.4. Distribution of biomass to the roots, shoots and branches, and leaves of the introduced weed Japanese honeysuckle (L. japonica) and the native trumpet honeysuckle (L. sempervirens) when subject to no herbivory, insect herbivory, and mammal and insect herbivory (adapted and redrawn from data in Schierenbeck et al., 1994).

if the nitrogen-fixing crops colonize non-agricultural areas like forests, then the weeds also will be able to colonize.

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