Ecological Archives E083-046-A1

Meelis Pärtel. 2002. Local plant diversity patterns and evolutionary history at the regional scale. Ecology 83:2361-2366.

Appendix A. Published studies of vascular plant species richness and soil pH, ordered by reference.
 

No.
Correlation
pH Region
Longitude
Latitude
Reference
1
-0.01
  8.2 Saharo-Arabian
33°
E
27°
N Abd El-Ghani 1998
2
0.58
* 5.8 Circumboreal
W
53°
N Al-Mufti et al. 1977
3
0.49
*** 4.7 Circumboreal
69°
W
45°
N Anderson and Davis 1997
4
0.59
*** 5.5 Circumboreal
10°
E
63°
N Austrheim et al. 1999
5
-0.14
  7.8 North American Atlantic
109°
W
47°
N Bamberg and Major 1968
6
0.47
  6.9 Rocky Mountain
114°
W
50°
N Bamberg and Major 1968
7
-0.79
  6.8 Rocky Mountain
113°
W
46°
N Bamberg and Major 1968
8
0.27
** 6.2 North American Atlantic
86°
W
40°
N Beals and Cope 1964
9
0.80
*** 6.5 Circumboreal
74°
W
44°
N Bedford et al. 1999
10
0.59
** 5.3 Neozeylandic
173°
E
42°
S Bell 1973
11
0.27
  3.7 Circumboreal
78°
W
43°
N Bernard and Seischab 1995
12
0.82
*** 4.0 Circumboreal
22°
E
54°
N Bobiec and Kujawa-Pawlaczyk 1994
13
0.50
*** 4.2 Circumboreal
14°
E
56°
N Brunet et al. 1997a
14
0.57
*** 3.6 Circumboreal
13°
E
56°
N Brunet et al. 1997b
15
0.28
** 4.1 Circumboreal
16°
E
57°
N Brunet et al. 1997b
16
0.00
  4.8 Amazonian
47°
W
S Buschbacher et al. 1988
17
-0.49
* 5.3 Guineo-Congolian
12°
W
N Cole 1973
18
0.43
  6.0 Chile-Patagonian
69°
W
54°
S Collantes et al. 1999
19
0.11
    Cape
25°
E
34°
S Cowling 1983
20
-0.42
*   North American Atlantic
96°
W
30°
N Diamond and Smeims 1985
21
0.39
**   Circumboreal
E
56°
N Ejrnaes and Bruun 1995
22
-0.26
  7.9 Sudano-Zambezian
43°
E
18°
N El-Demerdash et al. 1995
23
-0.13
  6.6 Neozeylandic
171°
E
44°
S Evans 1953
24
0.60
*** 4.1 Circumboreal
12°
E
48°
N Ewald 1999
25
-0.53
* 7.0 Northeast Australian
147º
E
22º
S Fensham 1995
26
-0.09
  5.1 Malesian
144°
E
S Flenley 1969
27
-0.51
  6.9 Madrean
115°
W
30°
N Franco-Vizcaino et al. 1993
28
0.78
** 5.0 Circumboreal
22°
E
51°
N Frydman and Whittaker 1968
29
-0.46
  6.2 Circumboreal
10°
E
47°
N Gigon 1971
30
0.34
** 4.0 Circumboreal
74°
W
50°
N Glaser 1992
31
0.55
*** 5.2 North American Atlantic
95°
W
48°
N Glaser et al. 1981
32
0.79
*** 6.2 North American Atlantic
94°
W
48°
N Glaser et al. 1990
33
0.93
*** 5.0 Circumboreal
150°
W
69°
N Gough et al. 2000
34
0.86
*** 5.6 Circumboreal
110°
W
67°
N Gould and Walker 1997
35
0.22
  4.3 Circumboreal
 
53°
N Green and Pearson 1968
36
0.58
*** 5.9 Circumboreal
W
53°
N Grime 1973
37
0.78
*** 4.5 Circumboreal
15°
E
60°
N Gunnarsson et al. 2000
38
-0.22
  5.8 Brazilian
57°
W
17°
S Haase 1999
39
-0.85
** 5.3 Guineo-Congolian
W
N Hall and Swaine 1976
40
-0.37
* 5.6 Carribean
84°
W
10°
N Huston 1980; Holdridge et al. 1971
41
0.57
*** 4.2 North American Atlantic
83°
W
39°
N Hutchinson et al. 1999
42
0.36
* 4.9 Circumboreal
W
53°
N Jarvis 1974
43
0.00
    North American Atlantic
92°
W
36°
N Jeffries 1985
44
0.70
*** 4.5 Circumboreal
16º
E
46º
N Jelaska and Nikolic 2000
45
-1.00
* 8.0 Northeast Australian
152°
E
31°
S Kreeb et al. 1995
46
0.62
  4.7 Rocky Mountain
124°
W
48°
N Kuramoto and Bliss 1970
47
0.45
  6.3 Rocky Mountain
117°
W
52°
N La Roi and Hnatiuk 1980
48
-0.14
  7.8 Carribean
77°
W
18°
N Loveless and Asprey 1957
49
0.11
  6.1 North American Atlantic
91°
W
37°
N Lyon and Sagers 1998
50
-0.08
  3.3 Circumboreal
W
53°
N Moore 1962
51
-0.40
* 6.2 Northeast Australian
145°
E
38°
S Morgan 1998
52
-0.50
  5.2 North American Atlantic
85°
W
38°
N Muller 1982
53
0.05
  5.0 Circumboreal
W
51°
N Newbould 1960
54
-0.04
  7.1 North American Atlantic
101°
W
41°
N Nicholson and Hulett 1969
55
-0.64
* 7.4 Circumboreal
W
53°
N Packham and Willis 1976
56
0.37
  5.4 Circumboreal
W
53°
N Packham and Willis 1976
57
0.46
*   North American Atlantic
80°
W
36°
N Palmer 1990
58
0.00
  6.3 Mediterranean
W
38°
N Pausas 1994
59
0.71
* 4.7 North American Atlantic
79°
W
35°
N Peet and Christensen 1980
60
-0.33
  7.7 Carribean
59°
W
13°
N Randall 1970
61
0.05
  9.1 Eastern Asiatic
124°
E
44°
N Renzhong and Ripley 1997
62
-0.36
*** 7.6 Mediterranean
W
40°
N Rey Benayas and Scheiner 1993
63
0.69
*** 4.4 Rocky Mountain
123°
W
50°
N Rey-Benayas 1995; Brooke et al. 1970
64
0.00
  5.3 Cape
20°
E
35°
S Richards et al. 1995
65
0.69
* 5.5 Circumboreal
75°
W
43°
N Roberts et al. 1985
66
0.72
*** 5.5 Circumboreal
E
52°
N Roem and Berendse 2000
67
0.00
  4.3 North American Atlantic
78°
W
35°
N Rome 1988
68
0.30
** 4.0 Circumboreal
E
51°
N Sansen and Koedam 1996
69
0.51
  5.3 North American Atlantic
79°
W
36°
N Schafale and Christensen 1986
70
-0.21
  6.7 North American Atlantic
83°
W
43°
N Segadas-Vianna 1951
71
-0.16
  7.6 Saharo-Arabian
48°
E
26°
N Shaltout et al. 1997
72
0.70
  4.7 Circumboreal
105°
W
54°
N Swan and Dix 1966
73
-0.23
  7.1 Sudano-Zambezian
40°
E
11°
N Tekle et al. 1997
74
0.51
  5.8 North American Atlantic
93°
W
46°
N Tilman and Olff 1991
75
0.88
*** 5.5 Circumboreal
14°
E
58°
N Tyler 1997
76
-0.18
  5.7 Circumboreal
E
53°
N van der Maarel and Leertouwer 1967
77
0.19
* 5.5 Circumboreal
E
52°
N van Strien et al. 1989
78
0.53
*** 6.5 Indian
85°
E
27°
N Vetaas 1997
79
0.16
  6.3 Malesian
145°
E
S Walker 1968
80
-0.06
  6.9 Malesian
143°
E
S Walker 1972
81
-0.31
* 7.0 Madrean
110°
W
32°
N Wentworth 1981
82
0.66
* 5.0 Rocky Mountain
124°
W
40°
N Westman 1975
83
0.02
  7.5 Madrean
109°
W
32°
N Whittaker and Niering 1968
84
0.11
  5.3 Sudano-Zambezian
31°
E
23°
S Witkowski and O'Connor 1996
85
0.63
*** 6.9 Circumboreal
24°
E
59°
N Zobel and Kont 1992

   Note: Correlation coefficient between richness and pH (*** P < 0.001, ** P < 0.01, * P < 0.05); mean observed pH for the study; floristic region; longitude and latitude; reference.

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