Special Feature Plant Functional Effects On Ecosystem Services
Relative contributions of plant traits and soil microbial properties to mountain grassland ecosystem services
Article first published online: 21 DEC 2012
© 2013 The Authors. Journal of Ecology © 2013 British Ecological Society
Journal of Ecology
Volume 101, Issue 1, pages 47–57, January 2013
How to Cite
Grigulis, K., Lavorel, S., Krainer, U., Legay, N., Baxendale, C., Dumont, M., Kastl, E., Arnoldi, C., Bardgett, R. D., Poly, F., Pommier, T., Schloter, M., Tappeiner, U., Bahn, M., Clément, J.-C. (2013), Relative contributions of plant traits and soil microbial properties to mountain grassland ecosystem services. Journal of Ecology, 101: 47–57. doi: 10.1111/1365-2745.12014
- Issue published online: 21 DEC 2012
- Article first published online: 21 DEC 2012
- Manuscript Accepted: 5 OCT 2012
- Manuscript Received: 2 APR 2012
Table S1. Quantitative PCR conditions used to estimate abundances of N-related microbial functional groups.
Table S2. Results of REML tests of individual plant and microbial parameters as explanatory factors for each ecosystem parameter.
Table S3. Alternative multivariable REML models for each of the ecosystem properties resulting from the replacement of plant and microbial traits retained in the original final models (Table 2) by alternatively significant collinear traits with an adjusted R² of >0.3.
Appendix S1. Detailed experimental protocol for the quantification of the abundance of nitrifiers, ammonia-oxidizing bacteria and archaea.
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