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Effects of rainforest fragmentation and shade-coffee plantations on spider communities in the Western Ghats, India
  • V. Kapoor
  • Biology
  • Journal of Insect Conservation
  • 1 February 2008
Studies on the effects of tropical rainforest fragmentation and disturbance have often focussed on plants and vertebrates such as birds and mammals and seldom on invertebrates, despite the latterExpand
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Restoring Rainforest Fragments: Survival of Mixed‐Native Species Seedlings under Contrasting Site Conditions in the Western Ghats, India
Historical fragmentation and a current annual deforestation rate of 1.2% in the Western Ghats biodiversity hotspot have resulted in a human-dominated landscape of plantations, agriculture, andExpand
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The PREDICTS database: a global database of how local terrestrial biodiversity responds to human impacts
Biodiversity continues to decline in the face of increasing anthropogenic pressures such as habitat destruction, exploitation, pollution and introduction of alien species. Existing global databasesExpand
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The database of the PREDICTS (Projecting Responses of Ecological Diversity In Changing Terrestrial Systems) project
Abstract The PREDICTS project—Projecting Responses of Ecological Diversity In Changing Terrestrial Systems (www.predicts.org.uk)—has collated from published studies a large, reasonably representativeExpand
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From Bathymetry to Bioshields: A Review of Post-Tsunami Ecological Research in India and its Implications for Policy
More than half a decade has passed since the December 26th 2004 tsunami hit the Indian coast leaving a trail of ecological, economic and human destruction in its wake. We reviewed the coastalExpand
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Utilisation of redundant time on trauma list for carpal tunnel decompression
This audit reviewed the trauma theatre time utilisation during April 2000 to March 2001. Instead of a scheduled 8 30 am start, first patient was on the table by only 9 40 am because of variousExpand
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The 2016 release of the PREDICTS database
A dataset of 3,250,404 measurements, collated from 26,114 sampling locations in 94 countries and representing 47,044 species. The data were collated from 480 existing spatial comparisons ofExpand
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AN ASSESSMENT OF SPIDER SAMPLING METHODS IN TROPICAL RAINFOREST FRAGMENTS OF THE ANAMALAI HILLS, WESTERN GHATS, INDIA
Spiders are a highly diverse but poorly studied group of invertebrates in the tropics known to be sensitive indicators of habitat alterations. This study in three degraded tropical rainforestExpand
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