Long-term seed survival and dispersal dynamics in a rodent-dispersed tree: testing the predator satiation hypothesis and the predator dispersal hypothesis
Version of Record online: 10 JUN 2013
© 2013 The Authors. Journal of Ecology © 2013 British Ecological Society
Journal of Ecology
Volume 101, Issue 5, pages 1256–1264, September 2013
How to Cite
Xiao, Z., Zhang, Z., Krebs, C. J. (2013), Long-term seed survival and dispersal dynamics in a rodent-dispersed tree: testing the predator satiation hypothesis and the predator dispersal hypothesis. Journal of Ecology, 101: 1256–1264. doi: 10.1111/1365-2745.12113
- Issue online: 30 AUG 2013
- Version of Record online: 10 JUN 2013
- Manuscript Accepted: 22 APR 2013
- Manuscript Received: 1 DEC 2012
- National Natural Science Foundation of China. Grant Numbers: 31240470, 31071929, 30930016
- Knowledge Innovation Program of Chinese Academy of Sciences. Grant Number: KSCX2-EW-N-05
Appendix S1. Detailed methodology for annual census of both rodent and seed abundance.
Table S1. Statistical results comparing seed crop size per plant between all of the pairs of the 8 years of samples.
Table S2. Statistical results from linear mixed models for each dispersal parameter.
Figure S1. Survivorship curves for seeds remaining at the source after placement.
Figure S2. Annual changes of the mean time (weeks) to seed removal at source or seed recovery at primary caches.
Figure S3. Relationships between annual crop size or relative seed availability and the mean time to seed removal at source or the mean time to recovery for primary caches.
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