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Open-grown trees as key habitats for arthropods in temperate woodlands: The diversity composition, and conservation value of associated communities

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    SYSNO ASEP0462905
    Druh ASEPJ - Článek v odborném periodiku
    Zařazení RIVJ - Článek v odborném periodiku
    Poddruh JČlánek ve WOS
    NázevOpen-grown trees as key habitats for arthropods in temperate woodlands: The diversity composition, and conservation value of associated communities
    Tvůrce(i) Šebek, Pavel (BC-A) RID, ORCID
    Vodka, Štěpán (BC-A)
    Bogusch, P. (CZ)
    Pech, P. (CZ)
    Tropek, Robert (BC-A) RID, ORCID
    Weiss, Matthias (BC-A) RID
    Zimová, Kateřina (BC-A)
    Čížek, Lukáš (BC-A) RID, ORCID
    Celkový počet autorů8
    Zdroj.dok.Forest Ecology and Management. - : Elsevier - ISSN 0378-1127
    Roč. 380, NOV 15 (2016), s. 172-181
    Poč.str.10 s.
    Jazyk dok.eng - angličtina
    Země vyd.NL - Nizozemsko
    Klíč. slovaforest ecology ; insects ; spiders
    Vědní obor RIVEH - Ekologie - společenstva
    CEPGAP504/12/1952 GA ČR - Grantová agentura ČR
    Institucionální podporaBC-A - RVO:60077344
    UT WOS000385605500018
    EID SCOPUS84986631549
    DOI10.1016/j.foreco.2016.08.052
    AnotaceTemperate open woodlands are recognized as biodiversity hotspots. They are characterised by the presence of scattered, open-grown, often old and large trees (hereafter referred to as ‘‘solitary trees”). Such trees are considered keystone ecological features for biodiversity. However, the
    ecological role of solitary trees and their importance for woodland communities are still not fully understood. Communities of arthropods in temperate forests are often structured not only by the horizontal openness of the stand, but also by vertical stratification. Thus there is a need for
    comparisons among communities associated with solitary trees and different forest strata. In this study, we analysed the diversity, conservation value, and nestedness of four taxonomic groups (beetles (Coleoptera), bees and wasps (aculeate Hymenoptera), ants (Formicidae), and spiders (Araneae)) on (i) solitary trees in open woodlands, and four habitat types in adjacent
    closed-canopy forests: (ii) edge-canopy, (iii) edge-understorey, (iv) interior-canopy, and (v) interior-understorey. Across the focal insect groups, solitary trees harboured the greatest number of species, whilst spider communities were also equally rich in forest edge canopies. The conservation value of communities was highest in solitary trees for beetles, and in solitary trees and edge-canopy habitats for bees and wasps. For spiders, the conservation value was similar across all habitat types, but ordination analysis revealed general preferences for solitary trees among threatened species. We also found that communities from the forest interior were mostly only nested subsets of the communities found on solitary trees. Our results show an important and irreplaceable role that open-grown trees have in maintaining temperate woodland biodiversity.
    Therefore, preservation and maintenance of open-grown trees should be a primary concern in biological conservation.
    PracovištěBiologické centrum (od r. 2006)
    KontaktDana Hypšová, eje@eje.cz, Tel.: 387 775 214
    Rok sběru2017
    Elektronická adresahttp://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S037811271630490X
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