Advertisement

The species–area relationship: an exploration of that ‘most general, yet protean pattern’

Authors

  • Robert J. Whittaker,

    1. Conservation Biogeography and Macroecology Programme, School of Geography and the Environment, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3QY, UK
    2. Center for Macroecology, Evolution and Climate, Department of Biology, University of Copenhagen, Universitetsparken 15, DK-2100 Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
    3. E-mail: robert.whittaker@ouce.ox.ac.uk
    Search for more papers by this author
  • Kostas A. Triantis

    1. Conservation Biogeography and Macroecology Programme, School of Geography and the Environment, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3QY, UK
    2. Azorean Biodiversity Group, Departamento de Ciências Agrárias – CITAA, Universidade dos Açores, Angra do Heroísmo, Pico da Urze, 9700-042, Terceira, Açores, Portugal
    3. Department of Ecology and Taxonomy, Faculty of Biology, National and Kapodistrian University, Athens GR-15784, Greece
    Search for more papers by this author

  • A title in part borrowed from Lomolino (2000), who by the deployment of the word protean highlighted the variability in form taken by the relationship.

Ancillary