Onshore-offshore gradient in metacommunity turnover emerges only over macroevolutionary time-scales.

@article{Tomaovch2014OnshoreoffshoreGI,
  title={Onshore-offshore gradient in metacommunity turnover emerges only over macroevolutionary time-scales.},
  author={Adam Toma{\vs}ov{\'y}ch and Stefano Dominici and Martin Zuschin and Didier Merle},
  journal={Proceedings. Biological sciences},
  year={2014},
  volume={281 1795}
}
Invertebrate lineages tend to originate and become extinct at a higher rate in onshore than in offshore habitats over long temporal durations (more than 10 Myr), but it remains unclear whether this pattern scales down to durations of stages (less than 5 Myr) or even sequences (less than 0.5 Myr). We assess whether onshore-offshore gradients in long-term turnover between the tropical Eocene and the warm-temperate Plio-Pleistocene can be extrapolated from gradients in short-term turnover, using… CONTINUE READING

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