Ecological Archives E092-057-A8

Katherine C. R. Baldock, Jane Memmott, Juan Carlos Ruiz-Guajardo, Denis Roze, and Graham N. Stone. 2011. Daily temporal structure in African savanna flower visitation networks and consequences for network sampling. Ecology 92:687–698.

Appendix H (TABLE H1). Selected examples demonstrating variation across time intervals in the links involving specific taxa for (a) specific plant species and (b) specific visitor species in particular monthly networks. TB = Turkana Boma site, JN = Junction site.


Time interval
Species and family Monthly network

0600–0900

0900–1200

1200–1500

1500–1800


(a) Plants

Gutenbergia cordifolia (Asteraceae)

 

TB June

Chloropid fly

small-medium bees (Halictus, Lipotriches, Heriades), butterflies

small-medium bees (Halictus, Heriades, Lipotriches, Plebeina), butterflies

small-medium bees (Ceratina, Megachile)

Senegalia (Acacia) brevispica (Fabaceae)

 

TB June

wasps, beetles, butterflies, muscid flies

small bees (Lipotriches, Hylaeus), beetles

Senegalia (Acacia) brevispica (Fabaceae)

           

TB August

flies

small bees (Plebeina)

small-medium bees (Plebeina, Apis mellifera), butterflies

Apis mellifera

           

(b) Visitors

 

 

 

 

 

Apis mellifera

(Apidae)

JN June

Ipomoea kituiensis

Emilia discifolia, Hypoestes forskahlii

Leucas glabrata

Apis mellifera

(Apidae)

TB June

Abutilon mauritianum, Monechma sp. B

Monechma sp. B

Lippia kituiensis

Apis mellifera

(Apidae)

TB August

Sida schimperiana, Commelina sp., Leucas glabrata

Vachellia (Acacia) etbaica, Senegalia (Acacia) brevispica

Vachellia (Acacia) etbaica, Senegalia (Acacia) brevispica

Phytomia incisa

(Syrphidae)

TB May

Lippia kituiensis

Senegalia (Acacia) brevispica, Croton dichogamus

Senegalia (Acacia) brevispica, Lippia kituiensis

Senegalia (Acacia) brevispica



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