Traits underpinning desiccation resistance explain distribution patterns of terrestrial isopods

@article{Dias2012TraitsUD,
  title={Traits underpinning desiccation resistance explain distribution patterns of terrestrial isopods},
  author={Andr{\'e} Tavares Corr{\^e}a Dias and Eveline J. Krab and Janine Mari{\"e}n and Martin Zimmer and Johannes H C Cornelissen and Jacintha Ellers and David A Wardle and Matty P. Berg},
  journal={Oecologia},
  year={2012},
  volume={172},
  pages={667-677}
}
Predicted changes in soil water availability regimes with climate and land-use change will impact the community of functionally important soil organisms, such as macro-detritivores. Identifying and quantifying the functional traits that underlie interspecific differences in desiccation resistance will enhance our ability to predict both macro-detritivore community responses to changing water regimes and the consequences of the associated species shifts for organic matter turnover. Using path… CONTINUE READING
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