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Effects of Small-scale Management on Biodiversity of an Abandoned Coppice Forest in Japan: a Case Study on Vegetation Regeneration and Ground Beetle Community : Volume 8, Issue 1 (19/11/2008)

By: M. Ohsawa; S. Shibuya; K. Kubota
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The Effect of Mixtures on Colonisation of Leaf Litter Decomposing in a Stream and at Its Riparian Zone : Volume 14, Issue 1 (03/06/2014)

By: M. Abelho
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Millipede and Centipede (Myriapoda: Diplopoda, Chilopoda) Assemblages in Secondary Succession: Variance and Abundance in Western German Beech and Coniferous Forests as Compared to Fallow Ground : Volume 12, Issue 1 (02/05/2012)

By: A. Schwerk; P. Decker; K. Hannig; A. Schreiner
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Plotting Partial Correlation and Regression in Ecological Studies : Volume 8, Issue 1 (04/06/2008)

By: J. Moya-laraño; G. Corcobado

...gura, 1, Almería, 04001 Almería, Spain. Multiple regression, the General linear model (GLM) and the Generalized linear model (GLZ) are widely used in ecology. The widespread use of graphs that include fitted regression lines to document patterns in simple linear regression can be easily extended to these multivariate techniques in plots that show the partial relationship o...

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The Shape of Occupancy Distributions in Plant Communities: the Importance of Artefactual Effects : Volume 9, Issue 1 (04/03/2009)

By: P. M. Kammer; C. M. Vonlanthen
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Element Uptake, Accumulation, and Resorption in Leaves of Mangrove Species with Different Mechanisms of Salt Regulation : Volume 15, Issue 1 (28/04/2015)

By: F. Barboza; E. Medina; W. Fernandez

... Inc., Cary NC, USA, 2002.; Killingbeck, K. T.: Nutrients in senesced leaves: keys to the search for potential resorption and resorption proficiency, Ecology, 77, 1716–1727, 1996.; LECO Corp.: Carbon, Nitrogen and Sulfur in Plant Tissue, Organic Application Note: CNS-2000 (form No. 202-821-172), 2003.; Lin, Y. M. and Sternberg, L. S. L.: Nitrogen and phosphorus dynamics an...

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Effect of Two Successive Wildfires in <I>Pinus Halepensis</I> Stands of Central Greece : Volume 8, Issue 1 (08/05/2008)

By: G. Goudelis; Y. Spanos; E. Daskalakou; P. Ganatsas; T. Tsitsoni
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A Wavelet-based Method to Remove Spatial Autocorrelation in the Analysis of Species Distributional Data : Volume 8, Issue 1 (29/04/2008)

By: I. Kühn; C. F. Dormann; G. Carl

...Description: UFZ – Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research, Dept. Community Ecology (BZF), Theodor-Lieser-Strasse 4, 06120 Halle, Germany. Species distributional data based on lattice data often display spatial autocorrelation. In such cases, the assumption of independently and identically distribu...

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Comparing Regression Methods to Predict Species Richness Patterns : Volume 9, Issue 1 (09/12/2009)

By: D. Nogués-bravo
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Prevalence, Statistical Thresholds, and Accuracy Assessment for Species Distribution Models : Volume 13, Issue 1 (13/05/2013)

By: H. S. He; B. B. Hanberry

... 1993.; Cutler, D. R., Edwards Jr., T. C., Beard, K. H., Cutler, A., Hess, K. T., Gibson, J., and Lawler, J. J.: Random forests for classification in ecology,. Ecology, 88, 2783–2792, 2007.; Engler, R., Guisan, A., and Rechsteiner, L.: An improved approach for predicting the distribution of rare and endangered species from occurrence and pseudo-absence data, J. Appl. Ecol....

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Short Communication: Systems-based Conservation and Conflicts Between Species Protection Programs : Volume 13, Issue 1 (21/10/2013)

By: F. Jordán; A. Báldi

...n the conservation of charismatic marine species, Conservation Letters, 5, 73–80, 2012.; Michener, W. K. and Jones, M. B.: Ecoinformatics: supporting ecology as a data-intensive science, Trends Ecol. Evol., 27, 85–93, 2012.; National Research Council (NRC): Science and the Endangered Species Act, National Academy Press, Washington DC, 1995.; Okey, T. A.: Shifted community ...

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Genetic Diversity in Populations of Erica Andevalensis, a Vulnerable Metallophyte Species from the Iberian Peninsula : Volume 8, Issue 1 (26/11/2008)

By: S. Rodríguez-echeverría; H. Freitas; M. Bandeira De Albuquerque

...Description: Centre for Functional Ecology, Dept. of Botany, Univ. of Coimbra, 3000456 Coimbra, Portugal. <i>Erica andevalensis</i> is an endemic vulnerable species that grows in metal-polluted soils from the Iberian Pyrite Belt. The genetic diversity of six <...

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Helminth Community Structure and Diet of Three Afrotropical Anuran Species: a Test of the Interactive-versus-isolationist Parasite Communities Hypothesis : Volume 11, Issue 1 (06/09/2011)

By: C. C. Amuzie; G. N. Wokem; G. C. Akani; L. Luiselli

...he Nematoda parasitic in amphibians and reptiles, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Occasional Papers in Biology, 11, 1–325, 1987.; Barton, D. P.: Ecology of helminth communities in tropical Australian amphibians, International Journal for Parasitology, 29, 921–926, 1999.; Bolek, M. G. and Coggins, J. R.: Seasonal occurrence and community structure of helminth parasites...

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A Systematic Review of the Recent Ecological Literature on Cushion Plants: Champions of Plant Facilitation : Volume 10, Issue 1 (20/09/2010)

By: A. M. Reid; C. J. Lortie; L. J. Lamarque
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What Do We Call Adaptive Management? a General Characterization from a Global Sample : Volume 8, Issue 1 (13/03/2008)

By: M. Á. Rodríguez; N. Zafra-calvo; T. Espigares

...Description: Dept. of Ecology, Univ. of Alcalá, 28871, Alcalá de Henares, Spain. This study presents a characterisation of the implementation of Adaptive Management (AM) from the analysis of 35 projects around the world. Our results reveal that ...

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Mediterranean-climate Oak Savannas: the Interplay Between Abiotic Environment and Species Interactions : Volume 9, Issue 1 (04/06/2009)

By: R. M. Callaway; F. I. Pugnaire; T. Marañón
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Rural–urban Gradient and Land Use in a Millenary Metropolis: How Urbanization Affects Avian Functional Groups and the Role of Old Villas in Bird Assemblage Patterning : Volume 13, Issue 1 (08/07/2013)

By: M. A. Bologna; L. Vignoli; S. Scirè

...nviron. Monit. Assess., 62, 15–35, 2000.; Andrén, H.: Corvid Density and Nest Predation in Relation to Forest Fragmentation: A Landscape Perspective, Ecology, 73, 794–804, 1992.; Barker, R. J. and Sauer, J. R.: Statistical aspects of point count sampling, in: Monitoring Bird Populations by Point Counts, edited by: Ralph, C. J., Sauer, J. R., and Droege, S., General Technic...

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Life at the Margin: the Mating System of Mediterranean Conifers : Volume 8, Issue 1 (02/07/2008)

By: F. Sagnard; F. Torre; B. Fady; E. Klein; G. Restoux; D. E. Silva
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Invasive Acacias Experience Higher Ant Seed Removal Rates at the Invasion Edges : Volume 12, Issue 1 (13/06/2012)

By: S. Rodríguez-echeverría; D. Montesinos; S. Castro

...Description: CFE, Center for Functional Ecology, University of Coimbra, P.O. Box 3046, 3001-401, Coimbra, Portugal. Seed dispersal is a key process for the invasion of new areas by exotic species. Introduced plants often take advantage of native generalist disper...

... Am. Midl. Nat., 126, 1–13, 1991.; Davidson, D. W. and Morton, S. R.: Dispersal adaptations of some <i>Acacia</i> species in the autralian arid zone, Ecology, 65, 1038–1051, 1984.; Fokuhl, G., Heinze, J., and Poschlod, P.: Myrmecochory by small ants – Beneficial effects through elaiosome nutrition and seed dispersal, Acta Oecol., 38, 71–76, 2012.; French, K. and Major, R. ...

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Post-fire Management and Recovery of a Pine Forest in Greece : Volume 10, Issue 1 (26/05/2010)

By: I. Spanos; E. Xanthopoulou; P. Platis; Y. Raftoyannis
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Pattern of Species Occurrence in Detritus-based Communities with Variable Connectivity : Volume 11, Issue 1 (11/05/2011)

By: G. Nascetti; B. Bellisario; F. Cerfolli

...Description: Dept. of Ecology and Sustainable Economic Development, Univ. of Viterbo, L. go dell’Univ., Blocco C snc, 01100 Viterbo, Italy. Patterns and mechanisms of species occurrence in space and time are outstanding questions in community and ...

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Reviewers for 2010 : Volume 10, Issue 1 (31/12/2010)

By: Ed.
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Slow and Fast Development in Ladybirds: Occurrence, Effects and Significance : Volume 12, Issue 1 (21/05/2012)

By: Omkar; G. Mishra

... taxa, Q. Rev. Biol., 72, 149–177, 1997.; Benrey, B. and Denno, R. F.: The slow-growth-high-mortality hypothesis: a test using the cabbage butterfly, Ecology, 78, 987–999, 1997.; Berger, D., Walters, R. E., and Gotthard, K.: What keeps insects small? – Size dependent predation on two species of butterfly larvae, Evol. Ecol., 20, 575–589, 2006.; Blanckenhorn, W. U., Dixon, ...

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Meta-analyses and the Editorial Love of Controversy : Volume 14, Issue 1 (24/06/2014)

By: R. H. Heleno

...Description: Centre for Functional Ecology, Department of Life Sciences, University of Coimbra, Calçada Martim de Freitas 3000-456, Coimbra, Portugal. Meta-analyses are a most valuable tool to overcome the experimental constraints and often idiosyncratic resp...

...J. Clin. Epidemiol., 53, 207–216, 2000.; Wardle, D. A.: On plummeting manuscript acceptance rates by the main ecological journals and the progress of ecology, Ideas Ecol. Evol., 5, 13–15, 2012....

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Diversity Did Not Influence Soil Water Use of Tree Clusters in a Temperate Mixed Forest : Volume 13, Issue 1 (01/07/2013)

By: M. Köhler; D. Hölscher; M. Meißner

...Description: Tropical Silviculture and Forest Ecology, Faculty of Forest Sciences and Forest Ecology, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, 37077 Göttingen, Germany. Compared to monocultures, diverse ecosystems are often expected to show more comprehensive resource use. H...

...lant Nutr. Soil Sc., 172, 500–511, 2009.; Hagger, J. P. and Ewel, J. J.: Primary productivity and resource partitioning in model tropical ecosystems, Ecology, 78, 1211–1221, 1997.; Hector, A., Schmid, B., Beierkuhnlein, C., Caldeira, M. C., Diemer, M., Dimitrakopoulos, P. G., Finn, J. A., Freitas, H., Giller, P. S., Good, J., Harris, R., Hägberg, P., Huss-Danell, K., Joshi...

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The Ecosystem: Research and Practice in North America : Volume 13, Issue 1 (04/07/2013)

By: S. Bocking

... between trophic levels; this view was developed further by several ecologists, including G. Evelyn Hutchinson, and H. T. and E. P. Odum. Ecosystem ecology eventually became closely associated with powerful American institutions, such as the Atomic Energy Commission, receiving ample support; in association with the International Biological Program it became known as b...

...iology: The US/IBP, Stroudsburg, Pa., Dowden, Hutchinson & Ross, 1975.; Bocking, S.: Ecologists and Environmental Politics: A History of Contemporary Ecology, New Haven, Yale University Press, 1997.; Bocking, S.: Nature's Experts: Science, Politics, and the Environment, New Brunswick, NJ, Rutgers University Press, 2004.; Bormann, F. H. and Likens, G. E.: Pattern and Proces...

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Diversity of a Semi-arid, Intact Mediterranean Ecosystem in Southwest Australia : Volume 8, Issue 1 (02/07/2008)

By: A. W. T. Watson; S. Judd; J. E. M. Watson
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Germination Traits of Three Weed Species in Kosovo : Volume 10, Issue 1 (15/02/2010)

By: R. Waldhardt; A. Demaj; A. Mehmeti

...Description: Landscape Ecology and Landscape Planning, Justus-Liebig-Univ. Giessen, Heinrich-Buff-Ring 26–32, 35392 Giessen, Germany. <i>Amaranthus retroflexus</i>, <i>Echinochloa crus-galli</i> and <i>Datura stramonium</i> are the most important w...

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Plant–plant Interactions: from Competition to Facilitation : Volume 15, Issue 1 (24/03/2015)

By: D. Montesinos

Description: Universidade de Coimbra, Centre for Functional Ecology, Coimbra, Portugal. No abstract available.

....5194/we-7-94-2007, 2007.; Lortie, C. J. and Callaway, R. M.: David and Goliath: Comparative use of facilitation and competition studies in the plant ecology literature, Web Ecol., 9, 54–57, <a href=http://dx.doi.org/10.5194/we-9-54-2009>doi:10.5194/we-9-54-2009</a>, 2009.; Marañón, T., Pugnaire, F. I., and Callaway, R. M.: Mediterranean-climate oak savannas: The interplay...

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Monitoring Arthropods in Protected Grasslands: Comparing Pitfall Trapping, Quadrat Sampling and Video Monitoring : Volume 15, Issue 1 (04/05/2015)

By: G. Kerschbaumer; H. Schedl; R. Rizzoli; A. Tiefenbacher; J. G. Zaller; E. Gruber
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The Four-color Issue in Ecology for Considering Ecosystem Boundaries : Volume 13, Issue 1 (28/10/2013)

By: H. Doi

... ecosystem boundaries considered. That is, we can ask ourselves the following question: how many boundaries of an ecosystem should be considered for ecology? Here, I suggest a principle of ecosystem boundaries as the four-color issue of ecology, and propose that this will be an important step toward advancing knowledge in ecology and conservation biology. In addition, ...

..., Doyle, M. W., and Tockner, K.: How wide is a stream? Spatial extent of the potential stream signature in terrestrial food webs using meta-analysis, Ecology, in press, 2013.; Nakano, S. and Murakami, M.: Reciprocal subsidies: dynamic interdependence between terrestrial and aquatic food webs, P. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 98, 166–170, 2001.; Nakano, S., Miyasaka, H., and Kuhara...

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A Perspective on the Importance of Within-tree Variation in Mortality Risk for a Leaf-mining Insect : Volume 12, Issue 1 (30/05/2012)

By: C. Low; D. Hanley

...Benrey, B. and Denno, R. F.: The slow-growth-high-mortality hypothesis: a test using the cabbage butterfly, Ecology, 78, 987–999, 1997.; Chai, P. and Srygley, R. B.: Predation and the flight, morphology, and temperature of Neotropical rain-forest butterflies, Am. Nat., 135, 748–765, 1990.; Alonso, C.: Choosing a place to grow: Impo...

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Reviewers for 2009 : Volume 9, Issue 1 (31/12/2009)

By: Ed.
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Comment on Opinion Paper: Forest Management and Biodiversity: the Role of Protected Areas is Greater Than the Sum of Its Number of Species : Volume 14, Issue 1 (19/12/2014)

By: V. Trotsiuk; M. Svoboda; D. Kraus; V. Pouska; P. Janda; H. Mrhalová; L. Rozylowicz; F. Krumm; Z. Michalová; R. C. Morrissey; J. Müller; C. Bässler; D. C. Donato; T. A. Nagel; J. Knorn; C. M. Enescu; V. D. Popescu; M. Mikoláš; W. S. Keeton
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Seed Quality Characteristics of Pinus Halepensis – Seed Germination Strategy and Early Seedling Growth : Volume 9, Issue 1 (21/12/2009)

By: T. K. Tsitsoni
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Resin Production in Natural Aleppo Pine Stands in Northern Evia, Greece : Volume 10, Issue 1 (09/06/2010)

By: I. Spanos; K. Spanos; D. Gaitanis
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