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Title: Robustness of trait connections across environmental gradients and growth forms

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  1. Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior University of Minnesota St. Paul Minnesota, Department of Forest Resources University of Minnesota St. Paul Minnesota
  2. Department of Computer Science and Engineering University of Minnesota Minneapolis Minnesota
  3. Department of Biostatistics Johns Hopkins University Baltimore Maryland
  4. Max Planck Institute for Biogeochemistry Jena Germany, German Centre for Integrative Biodiversity Research (iDiv) Halle‐Jena‐Leipzig Leipzig Germany
  5. Department of Forest Resources University of Minnesota St. Paul Minnesota
  6. ARC Centre of Excellence in Plant Energy, Research School of Biology, The Australian National University Canberra Australian Capital Territory Australia, Division of Plant Sciences Research School of Biology, the Australian National University Canberra Australian Capital Territory Australia
  7. School of Environmental Sciences University of Guelph Guelph Ontario Canada
  8. Insitute of Ecology University of Innsbruck Innsbruck Austria
  9. School of Biological Sciences Seoul National University Seoul South Korea
  10. Systems Ecology, Department of Ecological Science Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam The Netherlands
  11. Jonah Ventures Manhattan Kansas
  12. Facultad de Ciencias Naturales y Matematicas Universidad del Rosario Bogota Colombia
  13. School of Animal, Plant and Environmental Sciences University of the Witwatersrand Johannesburg South Africa
  14. Institute of Systematic Botany and Ecology Ulm University Ulm Germany
  15. Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology University of California Los Angeles California
  16. Wageningen University and Research, Wageningen Environmental Research Wageningen The Netherlands
  17. Department of Botany University of Wyoming Laramie Wyoming
  18. Department of Biology, Ecology and Biodiversity Vrije Universiteit Brussel Brussels Belgium
  19. Institute of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences Estonian University of Life Sciences Tartu Estonia
  20. Department of Geobotany Moscow State Lomonosov University Moscow Russia
  21. CSIC, Global Ecology Unit CREAF‐CSIC‐UAB Bellaterra Catalonia Spain, CREAF Cerdanyola del Vallès Catalonia Spain
  22. Conservation Biology Department Institute of Environmental Sciences, CML, Leiden University Leiden The Netherlands
  23. Ecology and Evolution Research Centre, School of Biological, Earth and Environmental Sciences UNSW Sydney Sydney New South Wales Australia
  24. Department of Forest Resources University of Minnesota St. Paul Minnesota, Hawkesbury Institute for the Environment Western Sydney University New South Wales Australia
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Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Advanced Research Projects Agency - Energy (ARPA-E)
OSTI Identifier:
1560229
Grant/Contract Number:  
DE‐SL0012677
Resource Type:
Publisher's Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
Global Ecology and Biogeography
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Name: Global Ecology and Biogeography Journal Volume: 28 Journal Issue: 12; Journal ID: ISSN 1466-822X
Publisher:
Wiley-Blackwell
Country of Publication:
United Kingdom
Language:
English

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Flores‐Moreno, Habacuc, Fazayeli, Farideh, Banerjee, Arindam, Datta, Abhirup, Kattge, Jens, Butler, Ethan E., Atkin, Owen K., Wythers, Kirk, Chen, Ming, Anand, Madhur, Bahn, Michael, Byun, Chaeho, Cornelissen, J. Hans C., Craine, Joseph, Gonzalez‐Melo, Andres, Hattingh, Wesley N., Jansen, Steven, Kraft, Nathan J. B., Kramer, Koen, Laughlin, Daniel C., Minden, Vanessa, Niinemets, Ülo, Onipchenko, Vladimir, Peñuelas, Josep, Soudzilovskaia, Nadejda A., Dalrymple, Rhiannon L., Reich, Peter B., and Kerkhoff, ed., Andrew. Robustness of trait connections across environmental gradients and growth forms. United Kingdom: N. p., 2019. Web. doi:10.1111/geb.12996.
Flores‐Moreno, Habacuc, Fazayeli, Farideh, Banerjee, Arindam, Datta, Abhirup, Kattge, Jens, Butler, Ethan E., Atkin, Owen K., Wythers, Kirk, Chen, Ming, Anand, Madhur, Bahn, Michael, Byun, Chaeho, Cornelissen, J. Hans C., Craine, Joseph, Gonzalez‐Melo, Andres, Hattingh, Wesley N., Jansen, Steven, Kraft, Nathan J. B., Kramer, Koen, Laughlin, Daniel C., Minden, Vanessa, Niinemets, Ülo, Onipchenko, Vladimir, Peñuelas, Josep, Soudzilovskaia, Nadejda A., Dalrymple, Rhiannon L., Reich, Peter B., & Kerkhoff, ed., Andrew. Robustness of trait connections across environmental gradients and growth forms. United Kingdom. doi:10.1111/geb.12996.
Flores‐Moreno, Habacuc, Fazayeli, Farideh, Banerjee, Arindam, Datta, Abhirup, Kattge, Jens, Butler, Ethan E., Atkin, Owen K., Wythers, Kirk, Chen, Ming, Anand, Madhur, Bahn, Michael, Byun, Chaeho, Cornelissen, J. Hans C., Craine, Joseph, Gonzalez‐Melo, Andres, Hattingh, Wesley N., Jansen, Steven, Kraft, Nathan J. B., Kramer, Koen, Laughlin, Daniel C., Minden, Vanessa, Niinemets, Ülo, Onipchenko, Vladimir, Peñuelas, Josep, Soudzilovskaia, Nadejda A., Dalrymple, Rhiannon L., Reich, Peter B., and Kerkhoff, ed., Andrew. Sun . "Robustness of trait connections across environmental gradients and growth forms". United Kingdom. doi:10.1111/geb.12996.
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title = {Robustness of trait connections across environmental gradients and growth forms},
author = {Flores‐Moreno, Habacuc and Fazayeli, Farideh and Banerjee, Arindam and Datta, Abhirup and Kattge, Jens and Butler, Ethan E. and Atkin, Owen K. and Wythers, Kirk and Chen, Ming and Anand, Madhur and Bahn, Michael and Byun, Chaeho and Cornelissen, J. Hans C. and Craine, Joseph and Gonzalez‐Melo, Andres and Hattingh, Wesley N. and Jansen, Steven and Kraft, Nathan J. B. and Kramer, Koen and Laughlin, Daniel C. and Minden, Vanessa and Niinemets, Ülo and Onipchenko, Vladimir and Peñuelas, Josep and Soudzilovskaia, Nadejda A. and Dalrymple, Rhiannon L. and Reich, Peter B. and Kerkhoff, ed., Andrew},
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doi = {10.1111/geb.12996},
journal = {Global Ecology and Biogeography},
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place = {United Kingdom},
year = {2019},
month = {9}
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