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Shrubs as foundation species in a high tropical alpine ecosystem: a multi-scale analysis of plant spatial interactions
(Plant Ecology and Diversity, 2014-09)
Background: Studies on plant–plant interactions in alpine ecosystems show a strong bias for temperate vs. tropical latitudes and pay limited attention to the implications of biophysical heterogeneity beyond the local plant ...
The context-dependence of beneficiary feedback effects in plant facilitations
(New Phytologist: DOI: 10.1111/nph.12908, 2014-05-20)
Facilitative effects of some species on others are a major driver of biodiversity. These positive effects of a benefactor on its beneﬁciary can result in negative feedback effects of the beneﬁciary on the benefactor and ...