A global method for calculating plant CSR ecological strategies applied across biomes world‐wide

@article{Pierce2017AGM,
  title={A global method for calculating plant CSR ecological strategies applied across biomes world‐wide},
  author={S. Pierce and D. Negreiros and B. Cerabolini and J. Kattge and Sandra D{\'i}az and M. Kleyer and B. Shipley and S. Wright and Nadejda A. Soudzilovskaia and V. Onipchenko and P. Bodegom and C{\'e}dric Frenette-Dussault and E. Weiher and Bruno X Pinho and J. Cornelissen and J. P. Grime and K. Thompson and R. Hunt and Peter J. Wilson and G. Buffa and O. C. Nyakunga and P. Reich and M. Caccianiga and F. Mangili and R. Ceriani and A. Luzzaro and G. Brusa and A. Siefert and N. Barbosa and F. Chapin and W. Cornwell and Jingyun Fang and G. Fernandes and E. Garnier and S. Stradic and J. Pe{\~n}uelas and F. Melo and A. Slaviero and M. Tabarelli and D. Tampucci},
  journal={Functional Ecology},
  year={2017},
  volume={31},
  pages={444-457}
}
Summary Competitor, stress-tolerator, ruderal (CSR) theory is a prominent plant functional strategy scheme previously applied to local floras. [...] Key MethodWe used trait variation for 3068 tracheophytes (representing 198 families, six continents and 14 biomes) to create a globally calibrated CSR strategy calculator tool and investigate strategy–environment relationships across biomes world-wide. Expand

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