Linking functional traits and demographic rates in a subtropical tree community: the importance of size dependency
Article first published online: 25 FEB 2014
© 2014 The Authors. Journal of Ecology © 2014 British Ecological Society
Journal of Ecology
Volume 102, Issue 3, pages 641–650, May 2014
How to Cite
Iida, Y., Kohyama, T. S., Swenson, N. G., Su, S.-H., Chen, C.-T., Chiang, J.-M., Sun, I.-F. (2014), Linking functional traits and demographic rates in a subtropical tree community: the importance of size dependency. Journal of Ecology, 102: 641–650. doi: 10.1111/1365-2745.12221
- Issue published online: 17 APR 2014
- Article first published online: 25 FEB 2014
- Manuscript Accepted: 28 JAN 2014
- Manuscript Received: 6 JUN 2013
- Taiwan Forestry Bureau
- Taiwan Forestry Research Institute
- National Science Council of Taiwan. Grant Numbers: NSC 99-2621-B-259-002-MY3, NSC 98-2313-B-029-001-MY3
- Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Institutional Program
- JSPS Postdoctoral Fellow for Research
Appendix S1. Determination of leaf total nitrogen and phosphate content.
Appendix S2. Description of hierarchical Bayesian models in relative growth rate and mortality.
Figure S1. Size-dependent changes in correlation coefficients, tau, between leaf traits and RGR for largest statured species.
Figure S2. Size-dependent changes in correlation coefficients, tau, between leaf traits and mortality for largest statured species.
Table S1. Species list.
Table S2. Median values and 95% credible intervals of probability distribution of demographic parameters for 43 species.
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