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The height of the buttressing, defined as the distance from the soil level to the height just above the buttress swell, was measured and recorded for use in volume estimation.
The circumference measurements above buttressing and at soil level, and their ratios, as well as the height of buttresses, were used to create a buttress volume estimate.
Another measure of buttressing, the change in diameters with increasing height of buttressing was used to relate our measurements to previously observed buttress forms.
Finally, buttressing trees presented more individuals of H.
It is very common that buttressing trees accumulate a great amount of leaf litter at their base, and this microhabitat is used by many groups of invertebrates and vertebrates as shelter (e.
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