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Fig. 8.4 An attempt at segregating the diversity of effects brought about by flooding on higher plants. Level 1 lists four ways in which flooding stress can impinge on plant growth and survival. In level 2 just one of these possibilities is subdivided, namely oxygen deprivation. Five different aspects of anoxic injury are then listed in level 3. (Reproduced from Crawford & Braendle, 1996.)

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