Habitat amount and distribution modify community dynamics under climate change.

@article{Fourcade2021HabitatAA,
  title={Habitat amount and distribution modify community dynamics under climate change.},
  author={Yoan Fourcade and Michiel F. WallisDeVries and Mikko Kuussaari and Chris A. M. van Swaay and Janne Heli{\"o}l{\"a} and Erik {\"O}ckinger},
  journal={Ecology letters},
  year={2021}
}
Habitat fragmentation may present a major impediment to species range shifts caused by climate change, but how it affects local community dynamics in a changing climate has so far not been adequately investigated empirically. Using long-term monitoring data of butterfly assemblages, we tested the effects of the amount and distribution of semi-natural habitat (SNH), moderated by species traits, on climate-driven species turnover. We found that spatially dispersed SNH favoured the colonisation of… 

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