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Our publication in Nature Ecology & Evolution

In European temperate forests, plant species with a small distribution area are being replaced by widely distributed, sometimes geographically alien species. This leads to a decline in species richness at large geographic scales, which is often not visible locally.

Original publication:
Staude et al. 2020. Replacements of small- by large-ranged species scale up to diversity loss in Europe’s temperate forest biome. Nature Ecology & Evolution, DOI: 10.1038/s41559-020-1176-8