Inventories of ground herbs at three altitudes on Bukit Belalong, Brunei, Borneo

@article{Poulsen2004InventoriesOG,
  title={Inventories of ground herbs at three altitudes on Bukit Belalong, Brunei, Borneo},
  author={Axel Dalberg Poulsen and Colin A. Pendry},
  journal={Biodiversity & Conservation},
  year={2004},
  volume={4},
  pages={745-757}
}
Ground herbs (including pteridophytes) were studied in three 0.25 ha plots at each of three altitudes at Bukit Belalong, Brunei (913 m). At c. 200 m and c. 500 m there was evergreen lowland rain forest and at c. 850 m there was lower montane rain forest. In each plot all species of ground herb and the number of individuals and their cover were recorded. Ground herb cover, density and species-richness were higher in the lower montane forest plots. A total of 121 species were recorded, and of… CONTINUE READING