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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1220168
Description: Biologists are increasingly using curated, public data sets to conduct phylogenetic comparative analyses. Unfortunately, there is often a mismatch between species for which there is phylogenetic data ... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1194757
Description: 1. Population dynamics in forests are strongly size-structured: larger plants shade smaller plants while also expending proportionately more energy on building and maintaining woody stems. Although th ... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1259932
Description: 1. Phylogenetic comparative methods are becoming increasingly popular for investigating evolutionary patterns and processes. However, these methods are not infallible - they suffer from biases and mak ... More
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Authors: Falster, Daniel S | Duursma, Remko A | Baltzer, Jennifer L | Baraloto, Christopher | Battaglia, Michael | Battles, John J | Bond-Lamberty, Ben | van Breugel, Michiel | Camac, James | Claveau, Yves | Coll, Lluís | Dannoura, Masako | Ishihara, Masae I | Delagrange, Sylvain | Domec, Jean-Christophe | Fatemi, Farrah | Feng, Wang | Gargaglione, Veronica | Goto, Yoshiaki | Hagihara, Akio | Hall, Jefferson S | Hamilton, Steve | Harja, Degi | Barneche, Diego R | Hiura, Tsutom | Holdaway, Robert | Hutley, Lindsay S | Ichie, Tomoaki | Jokela, Eric J | Kantola, Anu | Kelly, Jeff W. G | Kenzo, Tanaka | King, David | Kloeppel, Brian D | FitzJohn, Richard G | Kohyama, Takashi | Komiyama, Akira | Laclau, Jean-Paul | Lusk, Christopher H | Maguire, Douglas A | le Maire, Guerric | Mäkelä, Annikki | Markesteijn, Lars | Marshall, John | McCulloh, Katherine | Vårhammar, Angelica | Miyata, Itsuo | Mokany, Karel | Mori, Shigeta | Myster, Randall W | Nagano, Masahiro | Naidu, Shawna L | Nouvellon, Yann | O'Grady, Anthony P | O'Hara, Kevin L | Ohtsuka, Toshiyuki | Aiba, Masahiro | Osada, Noriyuki | Osunkoya, Olusegun O | Peri, Pablo Luis | Petritan, Any Mary | Poorter, Lourens | Portsmuth, Angelika | Potvin, Catherine | Ransijn, Johannes | Reid, Douglas | Ribeiro, Sabina C | Ando, Makoto | Roberts, Scott D | Rodríguez, Rolando | Saldaña-Acosta, Angela | Santa-Regina, Ignacio | Sasa, Kaichiro | Selaya, N. Galia | Sillett, Stephen C | Sterck, Frank | Takagi, Kentaro | Tange, Takeshi | Anten, Niels | Tanouchi, Hiroyuki | Tissue, David | Umehara, Toru | Utsugi, Hajime | Vadeboncoeur, Matthew A | Valladares, Fernando | Vanninen, Petteri | Wang, Jian R | Wenk, Elizabeth | Williams, Richard | Aspinwall, Michael J | de Aquino Ximenes, Fabiano | Yamaba, Atsushi | Yamada, Toshihiro | Yamakura, Takuo | Yanai, Ruth D | York, Robert A
Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1065527
Description: Understanding how plants are constructed—i.e., how key size dimensions and the amount of mass invested in different tissues varies among individuals—is essential for modeling plant growth, carbon stoc ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1063488
Description: 10 page(s)
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/337205
Description: Global climate shifts and ecological flexibility are two major factors that may affect rates of speciation and extinction across clades. Here, we connect past climate to changes in diet and diversific ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/317363
Description: Summary:Phylogenetic comparative methods are essential for addressing evolutionary hypotheses with interspecific data. The scale and scope of such data have increased dramatically in the past few year ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/320655
Description: Summary: The question posed by the title of this study is a basic one, and it is surprising that the answer is not known. Recently, assembled trait data sets provide an opportunity to address this, bu ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/337490
Description: Early flowering plants are thought to have been woody species restricted to warm habitats. This lineage has since radiated into almost every climate, with manifold growth forms. As angiosperms spread ... More
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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/296822
Description: 1. The R package 'diversitree' contains a number of classical and contemporary comparative phylogenetic methods. Key included methods are BiSSE (binary state speciation and extinction), MuSSE (a multi ... More
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/296927
Description: The loss of sexual recombination and segregation in asexual organisms has been portrayed as an irreversible process that commits asexually reproducing lineages to reduced diversification. We test this ... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/297067
Description: The spatial genetic composition of hybrid zones exhibits a range of possible patterns, with many characterized by patchy distributions. While several hypothetical explanations exist for the maintenanc ... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/297039
Description: Quantitative traits have long been hypothesized to affect speciation and extinction rates. For example, smaller body size or increased specialization may be associated with increased rates of diversif ... More
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Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/297215
Description: Species traits may influence rates of speciation and extinction, affecting both the patterns of diversification among lineages and the distribution of traits among species. Existing likelihood approac ... More
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