Connectivity, non-random extinction and ecosystem function in experimental metacommunities
Article first published online: 3 MAR 2010
© 2010 Blackwell Publishing Ltd/CNRS
Volume 13, Issue 5, pages 543–552, May 2010
How to Cite
Staddon, P., Lindo, Z., Crittenden, P. D., Gilbert, F. and Gonzalez, A. (2010), Connectivity, non-random extinction and ecosystem function in experimental metacommunities. Ecology Letters, 13: 543–552. doi: 10.1111/j.1461-0248.2010.01450.x
- Issue published online: 16 APR 2010
- Article first published online: 3 MAR 2010
- Editor, Marcel Holyoak Manuscript received 5 October 2009 First decision made 1 November 2009 Second decision made 28 December 2009 Third decision made 19 January 2010 Manuscript accepted 21 January 2010
Figure S1 Image of the PVC-based chambers used to maintain the moss microcosms.
Figure S2 The effect of fragmentation on the biomass (mean mg/m2 ± SE) of large predaceous mites (circles) and small fungivorous mites (squares) at the end of the experiment (315 days).
Figure S3 The effect of fragmentation on the biomass (mean mg/m2 ± SE) of the dominant collembola group Isotomidae (~75% of collembola biomass) at the end of the experiment (315 days).
Table S1 Average density of mesofauna (# individuals/m2) collected following 315 days incubation in four fragmentation treatment microcosms.
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