Ecological Archives E082-037-A1

Hans ter Steege and David S. Hammond. 2001. Character convergence, diversity, and disturbance in tropical rain forest in Guyana. Ecology 82:3197-3212.

Appendix A. Species enumerated in the National Forest Inventory of Guyana and their characteristics.

Table A.1. Species enumerated in the National Forest Inventory of Guyana. PC is pioneer class, 1 is pioneer, 2 is long-lived pioneer, WD = wood density at 12% moisture content in g cm-3, SC is seed class in log10 steps [log classes: 1 = 10-5 - 10-4, 2 = 10-4 - 10-3,.......8 = >100], D is dispersal [b = birds, h = water, m = primates, r = rodents, v = bats, u = unassisted, w = wind], N is number of individuals in survey.

PC

WD

SC

D

N

Anacardiaceae

Anacardium giganteum

2

0.52

6

m

13

Astronium ulei

0.81

5

b

9

Loxopterygium sagotii

2

0.68

5

wh

14

Spondias mombin

1

0.55

6

m

7

Tapirira guianensis

1

0.34

5

bm

11

Tapirira obtusa

1

0.34

5

bm

67

Annonaceae

Ephedranthus/Oxandra

0.68

6

m

2

Rollinia exsucca

1

0.44

4

mb

7

Unonopsis glaucopetala

0.72

5

bm

19

Xylopia 3spp.

1

0.68

4

mb

31

Apocynaceae

Ambelania acida

0.55

5

m

1

Aspidosperma decussatum

0.92

5

w

1

Aspidosperma excelsum*

0.92

5

w

77

Aspidosperma/Casearia/Drypetes

0.91

5

w

70

Geissospermum 3spp.

0.96

5

mb

82

Himatanthus 2spp.

0.68

5

wh

17

Macoubea guianensis

0.48

5

m

2

Parahancornia fasciculata

2

0.59

5

m

28

Aquifoliaceae

Ilex martiniana

0.63

5

b

5

Araliaceae

Schefflera 2spp.

1

0.51

4

b

18

Bignoniaceae

Jacaranda copaia

1

0.43

3

w

55

Tabebuia 2spp.

0.67

5

wh

43

Tabebuia 2spp.

1.04

5

w

16

Tabebuia sp.nov.

1.04

5

w

10

Bombacaceae

Catostemma 3spp.

0.59

7

mr

488

Ceiba pentandra

1

0.4

4

wh

3

Rhodognaphalopsis/Eriotheca 3spp.

2

0.4

4

w

12

Boraginaceae

Cordia 6spp.

1

0.45

5

mb

35

Cordia alliodora

1

0.56

3

mb

7

Burseraceae

Protium 3spp.

2

0.64

6

mb

135

Protium 4spp.

2

0.72

5

mb

27

Tetragastris 2spp.

2

0.96

5

mb

65

Trattinickia 2spp.

1

0.5

5

b

36

Caryocaraceae

Caryocar microcarpum

0.8

7

r

9

Caryocar nuciferum

0.88

7

r

26

Celastraceae

Goupia glabra

1

0.84

2

mb

200

Maytenus 5spp.

0.88

5

mb

12

Chrysobalanaceae

Hirtella 16spp.

0.92

5

b

11

Licania 2spp.

1.03

7

mrv

272

Licania 6spp.

1.03

7

mrv

228

Licania heteromorpha

1.03

6

mrv

50

Licania hypoleuca

1.12

7

mrv

47

Licania laxiflora

1.2

7

mrv

246

Licania/Pouteria

1.03

7

mrv

46

Parinari excelsa

0.89

6

mrv

25

Parinari/Exellodendron

0.89

7

mrv

86

Cochlospermaceae

Cochlospermum orinocense

2

0.26

4

w

46

Combretaceae

Terminalia amazonia

0.8

5

m

11

Terminalia dichotoma

0.84

5

mh

111

Dichapetalaceae

Hebepetalum humirifolium

1

3

m?

15

Ebenaceae

Diospyros dichroa

0.56

5

mb

19

Diospyros ierensis

0.56

5

mb

2

Diospyros/Lissocarpa

0.56

5

mb

53

Eleocarpaceae

Sloanea grandiflora

1

6

mb

11

Sloanea schomburgkii

1

6

mb

9

Sloanea/Couepia 15spp.

1

6

mb

76

Euphorbiaceae

Alchorneopsis floribunda

0.48

5

mb

1

Amanoa guianensis

0.94

6

1

Chaetocarpus schomburgkianus

0.83

5

bm

124

Conceveiba/Aparisthmium guianensis

0.68

5

r

6

Hevea pauciflora

0.56

6

r

42

Hyeronima alchorneoides

2

0.8

4

mb

17

Hyeronima oblonga

0.7

4

mb

9

Mabea piriri

0.7

4

6

Maprounea guianensis

1

0.65

4

3

Micrandra sp.

0.75

4

102

Pera/Simaba

0.64

4

32

Pogonophora schomburgkiana

0.97

4

1

Sandwithia guianensis

0.86

5

2

Sapium 2spp.

0.48

4

7

Flacourtiaceae

Laetia procera

1

0.64

3

mb

41

Guttiferae

Clusia spp.

0.65

4

mb

2

Moronobea coccinea

0.96

5

mh

32

Rheedia 3spp.

0.85

4

m

1

Symphonia globulifera

0.72

6

mh

71

Tovomita 4spp.

0.92

6

mb?

5

Vismia 7spp.

1

0.58

3

b

7

Hugoniaceae

Hebepetalum humiriifolium

1

4

4

Humiriaceae

Humiria balsamifera

0.95

5

mb

8

Humiriastrum obovatum

0.84

5

m?b?

11

Saccoglotis 2spp.

0.96

6

mb?r

28

Icacinaceae

Emmotum fagifolium

0.84

5

7

Lauraceae

Aniba

2

0.64

6

mb

1

Aniba 3spp.

2

0.64

6

mb

16

Aniba canellila

1.2

6

mb

1

Aniba excelsa

2

0.64

6

mb

3

Chlorocardium rodiei*

1.05

7

ru

288

Enlicheria/Licaria/Ocotea

2

0.6

6

mb

4

Lauraceae spp.

2

0.75

6

mb

1

Licaria canella

1.05

5

mb

26

Nectandra rubra

0.66

6

m?

1

Nectandra/Ocotea 4spp.

2

0.56

6

mb

7

Ocotea aciphylla

2

0.64

6

mb

8

Ocotea canaliculata

2

0.48

6

mb

63

Ocotea floribunda

2

0.38

6

mb

87

Ocotea glomerata

0.75

5

mb

2

Ocotea leucoxylon

2

0.55

6

mb

19

Ocotea oblonga

2

0.42

5

mb

4

Ocotea spp.

2

0.48

6

mb

1

Ocotea tomentella

2

0.54

6

mb

21

Lecythidaceae

Bertholletia excelsa

2

0.67

6

r

5

Couratari 5spp.

2

0.62

5

wh

83

Couratari guianensis

2

0.62

5

wh

30

Eschweilera 2spp.

1.07

6

mr

880

Eschweilera alata*

1.12

6

mr

7

Eschweilera coriacea/decolorans

1

6

mr

207

Eschweilera parviflora

1.11

6

mr

1

Eschweilera potaroensis*

1

6

mr

208

Eschweilera wachenheimii

1

6

mr

58

Lecythidaceae spp.

1.12

6

mr

40

Lecythis confertiflora

0.92

6

mr

63

Lecythis corrugata

0.9

6

mr

52

Lecythis holcogyne

0.92

6

mr

64

Lecythis zabucajo

1.02

6

mrv

67

Leguminosae Caesalpiniaceae

Aldina insignis

0.83

7

rv

65

Cassia cowanii

0.72

5

mb

15

Chamaecrista adiantifolia*

0.8

5

r

45

Chamaecrista apoucouita

1.1

5

r

50

Copaifera 2spp.

0.83

5

m

11

Dialium/Mikania/Swartzia/Tabebuia

1

5

m

4

Dicymbe altsonii*

0.88

7

ur

906

Dicymbe corymbosa

0.88

7

ur

318

Dimorphandra davisii

1

7

ur

28

Dimorphandra polyandra

0.88

5

ur

2

Dinizia excelsa

1.15

5

6

Eperua 2spp.

0.92

7

ur

440

Eperua falcata

0.86

6

ur

621

Eperua spp.

0.92

7

ur

19

Hymenaea 2spp.

0.88

6

mr

6

Macrolobium 2spp.

0.8

6

hu

79

Mora excelsa

0.99

8

uh

1035

Mora gonggrijpii

1.03

8

u

653

Peltogyne spp.

0.84

5

mrw

74

Sclerolobium 2spp.

1

0.68

5

w

78

Senna multijuga

0.69

5

1

Vouacapoua macropetala*

0.92

6

ur

23

Leguminosae Mimosaceae

Acacia polyphylla

0.74

5

10

Inga alba

2

0.64

5

mb

125

Inga graciliflora

2

0.67

5

mb

7

Inga lateriflora

2

0.67

5

mb

8

Inga melinonis

2

0.67

5

mb

1

Inga spp.

2

0.67

5

mb

168

Inga/Pithecellobium

1.12

5

mb

29

Parkia pendula

2

0.48

4

mr

16

Parkia ulei

2

0.4

5

mr

32

Pentaclethra macroloba

0.8

6

hu

306

Pithecellobium FD4555/F1819

2

0.74

5

hu

9

Pithecellobium jupunba

2

0.64

5

hubm

41

Pithecellobium/Elizabetha

0.8

5

ur

98

Pseudopiptadenia suaveolens

0.59

5

b

58

Leguminosae Fabaceae

Acosmium nitens

0.96

5

h

3

Acosmium praeclarum*

0.79

5

h

12

Alexa imperatricis*

2

0.64

6

ru

497

Andira 2spp.

0.87

7

rv

13

Clathrotropis 2spp.

1.1

7

ru

93

Clathrotropis/Licania/Spiranthera

1

7

r

26

Diplotropis purpurea

0.91

5

w

39

Dipteryx 2spp.

1.07

6

rv

16

Hymenolobium sp. nov.

0.75

5

wh

28

Lonchocarpus hedyosmus

0.91

5

w

1

Lonchocarpus latifolius

0.91

5

w

1

Ormosia 2spp.

0.7

6

b

54

Ormosia coutinhoi

0.62

7

u

48

Platymiscium/Dulacia

0.98

6

wh

9

Pterocarpus 4spp.

2

0.52

6

hw

258

Swartzia 3spp.

0.72

6

mrv

46

Swartzia 3spp.

0.89

6

mrv

9

Swartzia 9spp.

0.89

6

mrv

134

Swartzia bannia*

1.29

6

mrv

2

Swartzia leiocalycina*

1.06

7

mrv

368

Vatairea guianensis

0.74

7

hw

6

Loganiaceae

Antonia ovata

0.56

5

w

1

Glycidendron amazonicum

0.84

5

m

17

Malpighiaceae

Byrsonima 2spp.

0.88

6

b

6

Byrsonima spicata

0.61

5

b

6

Byrsonima stipulacea

0.88

5

b

17

Melastomataceae

Miconia guianensis

1

0.7

1

b

1

Mouriri 7spp.

1.04

5

b

32

Meliaceae

Carapa 2spp.

2

0.67

7

mrh

367

Cedrela fissilis

2

0.51

4

wh

8

Cedrela odorata

2

0.51

4

wh

5

Guarea guidonia

0.64

5

m

4

Trichilia rubra

0.68

5

mb

66

Monimiaceae

Siparuna 2spp.

0.83

4

v

2

Moraceae

Bagassa guianensis

0.8

5

mb

12

Brosimum guianense

1.17

5

mb

45

Brosimum rubescens

0.92

5

mb

21

Cecropia 5spp.

1

0.44

2

mbv

25

Ficus 21spp.

1

0.48

2

mbv

14

Helicostylis tomemtosa

0.76

5

mb

6

Pourouma 2spp.

1

0.44

5

mbv

45

Trymatococcus paraensis

0.88

6

m

4

Myristicaceae

Iryanthera 3spp.

0.59

6

mb

26

Virola 3spp.

2

0.46

6

mb

46

Myrtaceae

Calycolpus/Myrcia/Myrciaria/Plinia

0.88

7

m?b

11

Eugenia 2spp.

0.92

5

mb

11

Eugenia patrisii

1

5

mb

2

Marlieria schomburgkiana

1.07

5

mb

1

Nyctaginaceae

Neea/Pisonia

0.87

4

mb

13

Ochnaceae

Cespedesia spathulata

0.84

7

2

Poecilandra retusa

0.98

5

1

Olacaceae

Chaunochiton kappleri

0.6

5

bm

10

Heisteria 2spp.

0.85

5

b

1

Maburea trinervis

0.95

7

mru

12

Minquartia guianensis

0.83

5

m

20

Proteaceae

Panopsis sessilifolia

0.6

6

w

4

Quiinaceae

Quiina albiflora

1.1

5

mb

1

Rubiaceae

Duroia eriopila

0.92

5

mb

1

Genipa americana

0.76

4

mb?

1

Guettarda acreana

1.01

5

mb

6

Rutaceae

Hortia regia

0.91

5

1

Zanthoxylum apiculatum

0.51

3

3

Sapindaceae

Matayba/Vouarana

0.9

5

mb

6

Talisia 2spp.

1.02

5

m

27

Talisia elephantipes

1

0.54

4

m

1

Sapotaceae

Chrysophyllum pomiferum

0.95

6

m

62

Chrysophyllum sanguinolentum

0.88

6

mb

114

Ecclinusa psilophylla*

0.88

5

mb

2

Manilkara bidentata

1.1

6

m

95

Manilkara huberi

1.1

6

m

16

Micropholis venulosa

0.92

5

mb

54

Pouteria 2spp.

1.17

5

m

42

Pouteria 3spp.

0.88

5

mb

98

Pouteria caimito

0.7

6

m

10

Pouteria cladantha

1.2

5

mb

35

Pouteria coriacea

1.04

6

m

62

Pouteria filipes

1.12

6

m

91

Pouteria grandis

1.08

6

m

19

Pouteria guianensis

1.17

6

m

89

Pouteria sp.

0.67

6

m

17

Pouteria speciosa

0.7

8

m

55

Pouteria torta

1.17

6

m

2

Pradosia schomburgkiana

1

5

mb

45

Simaroubaceae

Simarouba amara

1

0.41

4

m

37

Sterculiaceae

Sterculia pruriens

2

0.48

6

mr

25

Sterculia rugosa

2

0.48

6

mrb

65

Theobroma sp.

0.55

6

mrv

2

Theaceae

Ternstroemia 3spp.

0.8

5

1

Tiliaceae

Apeiba/Annona

1

0.38

3

mb

78

Lueheopsis rugosa

1

0.64

3

wh

6

Ulmaceae

Ampelocera edentula

0.8

6

m

3

Verbenaceae

Vitex 4spp.

0.67

5

m

43

Vochysiaceae

Vochysia 9spp.

1

0.6

4

wh

29



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