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Invertebrates and the complexity of tropical ecosystems

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It has been estimated that there are seven million terrestrial arthropod species on Earth consisting of 6.1 million species of insects, 1.5 million of which are beetles. Tropical forests hold a majority of these species, yet few such places have been adequately sampled for alpha diversity, and there remains even more uncertainty about beta diversity. From an ecological point of view, it is the functional role of organisms within ecosystems that is the particular focus. It has been customary t...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.1111/btp.12768

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ORCID:
0000-0002-6798-6041
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
SOGE
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0000-0003-3795-1523
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ORCID:
0000-0002-1420-7518
Publisher:
Wiley
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Biotropica More from this journal
Volume:
52
Issue:
2
Pages:
207-214
Publication date:
2020-03-05
Acceptance date:
2020-01-20
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EISSN:
1744-7429
ISSN:
0006-3606
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English
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1099077
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pubs:1099077
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2020-04-08

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