On the Generality of the Latitudinal Diversity Gradient

@article{Hillebrand2004OnTG,
  title={On the Generality of the Latitudinal Diversity Gradient},
  author={Helmut Hillebrand},
  journal={The American Naturalist},
  year={2004},
  volume={163},
  pages={192 - 211}
}
  • H. Hillebrand
  • Published 15 January 2004
  • Environmental Science
  • The American Naturalist
The decline of biodiversity with latitude has received great attention, but both the concise pattern and the causes of the gradient are under strong debate. [] Key Method To test for significant variation in the gradient between organisms, habitats, or regions, a meta-analysis was conducted on nearly 600 latitudinal gradients assembled from the literature.

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