The carrying capacity for species richness

@article{Storch2019TheCC,
  title={The carrying capacity for species richness},
  author={David Storch and Jordan G. Okie},
  journal={Global Ecology and Biogeography},
  year={2019}
}
  • D. Storch, J. Okie
  • Published 1 October 2019
  • Geography
  • Global Ecology and Biogeography
During the last few decades, a large effort has been invested into deciphering the causes of large‐scale diversity patterns, such as the latitudinal diversity gradient (LDG) (Pontarp et al., 2019). Empirically, it has been shown that species richness is positively related to climate (namely temperature, water availability and the resulting ecosystem productivity; Currie, 1991; Hawkins et al., 2003), area of a region (Rosenzweig, 1995), environmental stability (Jetz & Fine, 2012) and… 
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