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Mechanisms of soil macrofauna community sustainability in temperate rice-growing systems

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dc.contributor.author Korobushkin D.
dc.contributor.author Gongalsky K.
dc.contributor.author Gorbunova A.
dc.contributor.author Palatov D.
dc.contributor.author Shekhovtsov S.
dc.contributor.author Tanasevitch A.
dc.contributor.author Volkova J.
dc.contributor.author Chimidov S.
dc.contributor.author Dedova E.
dc.contributor.author Ladatko V.
dc.contributor.author Sunitskaya T.
dc.contributor.author John K.
dc.contributor.author Saifutdinov R.
dc.contributor.author Zaitsev A.
dc.date.accessioned 2020-01-15T22:10:18Z
dc.date.available 2020-01-15T22:10:18Z
dc.date.issued 2019
dc.identifier.uri https://dspace.kpfu.ru/xmlui/handle/net/156842
dc.description.abstract © 2019, The Author(s). Rice growing requires highly destructive and highly invasive field management negatively affecting soil biota and its functions. We aimed to compare taxonomic and functional trait compositions of soil macrofauna at different stages of rice cropping cycles in the three temperate rice-growing regions in Russia. Samples were collected in 2016 at four different biotopes in each region: flooded rice paddies; upland crops planted one year after flooded rice; rice paddy bunds; and relatively undisturbed seminatural control grasslands. Collected soil macrofauna were allocated to different traits according to their feeding preferences, vertical distribution, mobility and flood tolerance. The lowest macrofaunal abundance across all regions was observed in rice paddies. Cultivation of upland crops after paddy flooding consistently decreased the abundance of resident macrofauna, but not that of mobile soil macrofauna. In the upland crops, the abundance of belowground and mobile belowground macrofauna was significantly higher than that in control grasslands. The abundance of aboveground phytophages was significantly lower in the upland crops than in control sites. Flood-associated taxa showed low colonization ability after the paddies were drained. In contrast, representatives of other traits recorded in flooded fields increased their abundance at the next stage of crop rotation, demonstrating high resilience within an entire rice-growing system, including bunds. This finding indicates a high potential of seminatural grasslands and especially bunds as sources of rapid restoration of soil macrofauna functional diversity in rice-growing agroecosystems, thus maintaining the sustainability of soil food webs in the rice paddies.
dc.title Mechanisms of soil macrofauna community sustainability in temperate rice-growing systems
dc.type Article
dc.relation.ispartofseries-issue 1
dc.relation.ispartofseries-volume 9
dc.collection Публикации сотрудников КФУ
dc.source.id SCOPUS-2019-9-1-SID85069537643


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    Коллекция содержит публикации сотрудников Казанского федерального (до 2010 года Казанского государственного) университета, проиндексированные в БД Scopus, начиная с 1970г.

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