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Consequently, these large herbivores must ingest marcescent leaves when browsing woody vegetation.
Forty small-diameter (< 6 mm) canopy branches of each of the 3 dominant tree species with [less than or equal to] 2 years of growth and marcescent leaves present were divided into 2 groups.
Ungulates strongly selected against branches with marcescent leaves of beech and hornbeam, but showed no preference in common oak (ANOVA: leaves: [F.
The most noticeable difference in fiber was higher levels of lignin in the marcescent leaves of beech and hornbeam compared with stems.