Tropical rainforests: diversity begets diversity.


Journal Article (Review)

Tropical rainforests exhibit an extraordinarily high level of biological diversity. A new study shows that the patterns of seedling survival surrounding parent trees are responsible in large part for this amazing diversity.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Mayer, AL; Pimm, SL

Published Date

  • July 1997

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 7 / 7

Start / End Page

  • R430 - R432

PubMed ID

  • 9210362

Pubmed Central ID

  • 9210362

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1879-0445

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0960-9822

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/s0960-9822(06)00210-7


  • eng