Trait‐related responses to habitat fragmentation in Amazonian bats

@article{Farneda2015TraitrelatedRT,
  title={Trait‐related responses to habitat fragmentation in Amazonian bats},
  author={F{\'a}bio Farneda and F{\'a}bio Farneda and Ricardo Rocha and Ricardo Rocha and Ricardo Rocha and Adri{\`a} L{\'o}pez-Baucells and Adri{\`a} L{\'o}pez-Baucells and Adri{\`a} L{\'o}pez-Baucells and Milou Groenenberg and In{\^e}s C. Silva and J. M. Palmeirim and Paulo Estefano Dineli Bobrowiec and Christoph F. J. Meyer and Christoph F. J. Meyer},
  journal={Journal of Applied Ecology},
  year={2015},
  volume={52},
  pages={1381-1391}
}
Summary: Understanding how interspecific variation in functional traits influences species’ capacity to persist in fragments and use patches in fragmented landscapes is fundamental for the creation of effective conservation plans. This study uses phylogenetic comparative methods to investigate which functional traits of bat species are correlated with their vulnerability to fragmentation in a tropical landscape with low fragment–matrix contrast. Bats were captured over two years in eight forest… Expand

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