Journal of Vegetation Science

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Chief Editors: Alessandro Chiarucci, Valerio Pillar, with Milan Chytrý, Meelis Pärtel (Chair of the Editors)

Impact Factor: 3.372

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2013: 3/64 (Forestry); 27/196 (Plant Sciences); 35/140 (Ecology)

Online ISSN: 1654-1103

Associated Title(s): Applied Vegetation Science

Most Cited

Top 10 most cited papers in the 2011 IF

Ecophysiological and bioclimatic foundations for a global plant functional classification
Sandy P. Harrison, I. Colin Prentice, Doris Barboni, Karen E. Kohfeld, Jian Ni, Jean-Pierre Sutra

Partitioning of functional diversity reveals the scale and extent of trait convergence and divergence
Francesco De Bello, Wilfried Thuiller, Jan Lepš, Philippe Choler, Jean-Christophe Clément, Petr Macek, Maria-Teresa Sebastià, Sandra Lavorel

CLO-PLA: the database of clonal and bud bank traits of Central European flora
Jitka Klimešová, Francesco De Bello

Long-term variation in Amazon forest dynamics
Susan G. W. Laurance, William F. Laurance, Henrique E. M. Nascimento, Ana Andrade, Phillip M. Fearnside, Expedito R. G. Rebello, Richard Condit

Substitutes for grazing in semi-natural grasslands – do mowing or mulching represent valuable alternatives to maintain vegetation structure?
Christine Römermann, Markus Bernhardt-Römermann, Michael Kleyer, Peter Poschlod

The partitioning of diversity: showing Theseus a way out of the labyrinth
Francesco De Bello, Sébastien Lavergne, Christine N. Meynard, Jan Lepš, Wilfried Thuiller

Contrasting patterns of tree mortality in late-successional Picea abies stands in two areas in northern Fennoscandia
Tuomas Aakala, Timo Kuuluvainen, Tuomo Wallenius, Heikki Kauhanen

Plant species diversity and environmental heterogeneity: spatial scale and competing hypotheses
Jeremy T. Lundholm

Discriminating trait-convergence and trait-divergence assembly patterns in ecological community gradients
Valério D. Pillar, Leandro da S. Duarte, Enio E. Sosinski, Fernando Joner

Long-term drivers of change in Polylepis woodland distribution in the central Andes

William D. Gosling, Jennifer A. Hanselman, Christopher Knox, Bryan G. Valencia, Mark B. Bush