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14 Feb 2007
How tall is an elephant? Two methods for estimating elephant height
F. Della Rocca
Web Ecol., 7, 1-10, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-7-1-2007,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-7-1-2007, 2007 | 3,890 views
04 Jun 2008
Plotting partial correlation and regression in ecological studies
J. Moya-Laraño and G. Corcobado
Web Ecol., 8, 35-46, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-8-35-2008,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-8-35-2008, 2008 | 3,727 views
02 Mar 2007
Shape and growth in European Atlantic Patella limpets (Gastropoda, Mollusca). Ecological implications for survival
J. Paulo Cabral
Web Ecol., 7, 11-21, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-7-11-2007,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-7-11-2007, 2007 | 3,572 views
04 Jan 2013
Better in the dark: two Mediterranean amphibians synchronize reproduction with moonlit nights
L. Vignoli and L. Luiselli
Web Ecol., 13, 1-11, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-13-1-2013,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-13-1-2013, 2013 | 2,781 views
01 Jul 2013
Diversity did not influence soil water use of tree clusters in a temperate mixed forest
M. Meißner, M. Köhler, and D. Hölscher
Web Ecol., 13, 31-42, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-13-31-2013,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-13-31-2013, 2013 | 2,676 views
19 Dec 2014
Comment on "Opinion paper: Forest management and biodiversity": the role of protected areas is greater than the sum of its number of species
M. Mikoláš, M. Svoboda, V. Pouska, R. C. Morrissey, D. C. Donato, W. S. Keeton, T. A. Nagel, V. D. Popescu, J. Müller, C. Bässler, J. Knorn, L. Rozylowicz, C. M. Enescu, V. Trotsiuk, P. Janda, H. Mrhalová, Z. Michalová, F. Krumm, and D. Kraus
Web Ecol., 14, 61-64, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-14-61-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-14-61-2014, 2014 | 2,623 views
Short summary
07 Mar 2014
Opinion Paper: Forest management and biodiversity
E. D. Schulze, L. Bouriaud, H. Bussler, M. Gossner, H. Walentowski, D. Hessenmöller, O. Bouriaud, and K. v. Gadow
Web Ecol., 14, 3-10, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-14-3-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-14-3-2014, 2014 | 2,425 views
02 May 2012
Millipede and centipede (Myriapoda: Diplopoda, Chilopoda) assemblages in secondary succession: variance and abundance in Western German beech and coniferous forests as compared to fallow ground
A. Schreiner, P. Decker, K. Hannig, and A. Schwerk
Web Ecol., 12, 9-17, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-12-9-2012,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-12-9-2012, 2012 | 2,397 views
13 Dec 2013
Community concepts in plant ecology: from Humboldtian plant geography to the superorganism and beyond
M. Nicolson
Web Ecol., 13, 95-102, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-13-95-2013,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-13-95-2013, 2013 | 2,391 views
10 Mar 2010
Judging the quality of our research: a self-assessment test
L. W. Aarssen, C. J. Lortie, and A. E. Budden
Web Ecol., 10, 23-26, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-10-23-2010,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-10-23-2010, 2010 | 2,201 views
02 Jul 2008
Life at the margin: the mating system of Mediterranean conifers
G. Restoux, D. E. Silva, F. Sagnard, F. Torre, E. Klein, and B. Fady
Web Ecol., 8, 94-102, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-8-94-2008,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-8-94-2008, 2008 | 2,064 views
21 Dec 2009
The potential for misleading correlations in single-factor analysis of complex gradients
W.-M. He and R. M. Callaway
Web Ecol., 9, 77-81, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-9-77-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-9-77-2009, 2009 | 2,027 views
08 Dec 2017
The ecology of subindividual variability in plants: patterns, processes, and prospects
Carlos M. Herrera
Web Ecol., 17, 51-64, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-17-51-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-17-51-2017, 2017 | 1,811 views
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20 Sep 2010
A systematic review of the recent ecological literature on cushion plants: champions of plant facilitation
A. M. Reid, L. J. Lamarque, and C. J. Lortie
Web Ecol., 10, 44-49, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-10-44-2010,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-10-44-2010, 2010 | 1,705 views
01 Oct 2012
The soil-plant relationship of nitrogen use in three tropical tree species
E. F. L. Pereira-Silva, E. Hardt, and A. O. Fernandes
Web Ecol., 12, 57-64, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-12-57-2012,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-12-57-2012, 2012 | 1,662 views
22 Jul 2014
Ecological boundaries: a derivative of ecological entities
J. Kolasa
Web Ecol., 14, 27-37, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-14-27-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-14-27-2014, 2014 | 1,659 views
13 May 2013
Prevalence, statistical thresholds, and accuracy assessment for species distribution models
B. B. Hanberry and H. S. He
Web Ecol., 13, 13-19, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-13-13-2013,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-13-13-2013, 2013 | 1,636 views
04 Jun 2009
Mediterranean-climate oak savannas: the interplay between abiotic environment and species interactions
T. Marañón, F. I. Pugnaire, and R. M. Callaway
Web Ecol., 9, 30-43, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-9-30-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-9-30-2009, 2009 | 1,620 views
06 Sep 2011
Helminth community structure and diet of three Afrotropical anuran species: a test of the interactive-versus-isolationist parasite communities hypothesis
G. C. Akani, L. Luiselli, C. C. Amuzie, and G. N. Wokem
Web Ecol., 11, 11-19, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-11-11-2011,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-11-11-2011, 2011 | 1,597 views
04 May 2015
Monitoring arthropods in protected grasslands: comparing pitfall trapping, quadrat sampling and video monitoring
J. G. Zaller, G. Kerschbaumer, R. Rizzoli, A. Tiefenbacher, E. Gruber, and H. Schedl
Web Ecol., 15, 15-23, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-15-15-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-15-15-2015, 2015 | 1,593 views
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15 Feb 2001
"Towards establishing ecology as a science instead of an art": the work of John T. Curtis on the plant community continuum
M. Nicolson
Web Ecol., 2, 1-6, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-2-1-2001,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-2-1-2001, 2001 | 1,570 views
21 May 2012
Slow and fast development in ladybirds: occurrence, effects and significance
G. Mishra and Omkar
Web Ecol., 12, 19-26, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-12-19-2012,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-12-19-2012, 2012 | 1,549 views
04 Jul 2012
Macro-habitat preferences by the African manatee and crocodiles – ecological and conservation implications
L. Luiselli, G. C. Akani, N. Ebere, F. M. Angelici, G. Amori, and E. Politano
Web Ecol., 12, 39-48, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-12-39-2012,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-12-39-2012, 2012 | 1,508 views
03 Dec 2003
Trends in the evolution of ecology: “Spain is different”
A. Cordero Rivera
Web Ecol., 4, 14-21, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-4-14-2003,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-4-14-2003, 2003 | 1,462 views
27 May 2009
The “beer vs. science” affair: illuminating drawbacks of current ecology
T. Grim
Web Ecol., 9, 24-29, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-9-24-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-9-24-2009, 2009 | 1,416 views
04 Mar 2009
The shape of occupancy distributions in plant communities: the importance of artefactual effects
P. M. Kammer and C. M. Vonlanthen
Web Ecol., 9, 8-23, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-9-8-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-9-8-2009, 2009 | 1,405 views
21 May 2002
Seasonal variation of the water quality of rivers and streams of eastern Mediterranean
M. Lazaridou-Dimitriadou
Web Ecol., 3, 20-32, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-3-20-2002,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-3-20-2002, 2002 | 1,400 views
15 Feb 2010
Germination traits of three weed species in Kosovo
A. Mehmeti, A. Demaj, and R. Waldhardt
Web Ecol., 10, 15-22, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-10-15-2010,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-10-15-2010, 2010 | 1,383 views
11 Feb 2016
Impacts of land-use intensification on litter decomposition in western Kenya
G. H. Kagezi, M. Kaib, P. Nyeko, C. Bakuneeta, M. Schädler, J. Stadler, and R. Brandl
Web Ecol., 16, 51-58, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-16-51-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-16-51-2016, 2016 | 1,366 views
Short summary
21 Dec 2009
Seed quality characteristics of Pinus halepensis – seed germination strategy and early seedling growth
T. K. Tsitsoni
Web Ecol., 9, 72-76, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-9-72-2009,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-9-72-2009, 2009 | 1,326 views
31 Dec 2006
Evergreen sclerophyllous Quercus forests in northwestern Yunnan, China as compared to the Mediterranean evergreen Quercus forests in California, USA and northeastern Spain
C. Q. Tang
Web Ecol., 6, 88-101, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-6-88-2006,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-6-88-2006, 2006 | 1,321 views
13 Jun 2012
Invasive acacias experience higher ant seed removal rates at the invasion edges
D. Montesinos, S. Castro, and S. Rodríguez-Echeverría
Web Ecol., 12, 33-37, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-12-33-2012,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-12-33-2012, 2012 | 1,280 views
24 May 2002
An assessment of wildlife road casulties – the potential discrepancy between numbers counted and numbers killed
F. M. Slater
Web Ecol., 3, 33-42, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-3-33-2002,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-3-33-2002, 2002 | 1,249 views
17 Dec 2008
Changes in species composition in alpine snowbeds with climate change inferred from small-scale spatial patterns
C. Schöb, P. M. Kammer, Z. Kikvidze, P. Choler, and H. Veit
Web Ecol., 8, 142-159, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-8-142-2008,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-8-142-2008, 2008 | 1,239 views
19 Mar 2007
Relative growth rates of three woody legumes: implications in the process of ecological invasion
J. A. Crisóstomo, H. Freitas, and S. Rodríguez-Echeverría
Web Ecol., 7, 22-26, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-7-22-2007,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-7-22-2007, 2007 | 1,210 views
02 Apr 2007
Arthur G. Tansley’s “new psychology” and its relation to ecology
J. L. Dagg
Web Ecol., 7, 27-34, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-7-27-2007,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-7-27-2007, 2007 | 1,209 views
09 Jun 2010
Resin production in natural Aleppo pine stands in northern Evia, Greece
K. Spanos, D. Gaitanis, and I. Spanos
Web Ecol., 10, 38-43, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-10-38-2010,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-10-38-2010, 2010 | 1,194 views
16 Sep 2013
Revegetation of abandoned copper mines: the role of seed banks and soil amendments
A. Carvalho, C. Nabais, S. R. Roiloa, and S. Rodríguez-Echeverría
Web Ecol., 13, 69-77, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-13-69-2013,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-13-69-2013, 2013 | 1,189 views
15 May 2000
Notes on the adaptation of some phytophagous and predacious mites to various ecological parameters in the Mediterranean countries
S. Ragusa and H. Tsolakis
Web Ecol., 1, 35-47, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-1-35-2000,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-1-35-2000, 2000 | 1,181 views
19 May 2017
Sand quarry wetlands provide high-quality habitat for native amphibians
Michael Sievers
Web Ecol., 17, 19-27, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-17-19-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-17-19-2017, 2017 | 1,170 views
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26 May 2010
Post-fire management and recovery of a pine forest in Greece
I. Spanos, Y. Raftoyannis, P. Platis, and E. Xanthopoulou
Web Ecol., 10, 27-31, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-10-27-2010,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-10-27-2010, 2010 | 1,152 views
04 Jul 2013
The ecosystem: research and practice in North America
S. Bocking
Web Ecol., 13, 43-47, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-13-43-2013,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-13-43-2013, 2013 | 1,138 views
13 Jan 2015
Reply to Mikoláš's comment on "Opinion Paper: Forest management and biodiversity" by Schulze et al. (2014)
E. D. Schulze, L. Bouriaud, H. Bussler, M. Gossner, H. Walentowski, D. Hessenmöller, O. Bouriaud, and K. v. Gadow
Web Ecol., 14, 75-77, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-14-75-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-14-75-2014, 2014 | 1,107 views
17 Jan 2002
Canopy gap edge determination and the importance of gap edges for plant diversity
D. Salvador-Van Eysenrode, F. Kockelbergh, J. Bogaert, I. Impens, and P. Van Hecke
Web Ecol., 3, 1-5, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-3-1-2002,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-3-1-2002, 2002 | 1,101 views
08 Jul 2013
Rural–urban gradient and land use in a millenary metropolis: how urbanization affects avian functional groups and the role of old villas in bird assemblage patterning
L. Vignoli, S. Scirè, and M. A. Bologna
Web Ecol., 13, 49-67, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-13-49-2013,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-13-49-2013, 2013 | 1,093 views
29 Apr 2008
A wavelet-based method to remove spatial autocorrelation in the analysis of species distributional data
G. Carl, C. F. Dormann, and I. Kühn
Web Ecol., 8, 22-29, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-8-22-2008,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-8-22-2008, 2008 | 1,090 views
20 Apr 2012
The time lag between introduction and escape from cultivation of alien woody plant species decreases with polyploidization
M. Brändle and R. Brandl
Web Ecol., 12, 1-7, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-12-1-2012,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-12-1-2012, 2012 | 1,084 views
14 Sep 2007
Estimating viability and sensitivity of the great crested newt Triturus cristatus at a regional scale
T. Karlsson, P.-E. Betzholtz, and J. C. Malmgren
Web Ecol., 7, 63-76, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-7-63-2007,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-7-63-2007, 2007 | 1,083 views
10 Feb 2010
Fine-scale patterns of vegetation assembly in the monitoring of changes in coastal sand-dune landscapes
J. Honrado, J. Vicente, A. Lomba, P. Alves, J. A. Macedo, R. Henriques, H. Granja, and F. B. Caldas
Web Ecol., 10, 1-14, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-10-1-2010,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-10-1-2010, 2010 | 1,076 views
30 Dec 2010
The role of arbuscular mycorrhizae in primary succession: differences and similarities across habitats
Z. Kikvidze, C. Armas, K. Fukuda, L. B. Martínez-García, M. Miyata, A. Oda-Tanaka, F. I. Pugnaire, and B. Wu
Web Ecol., 10, 50-57, https://doi.org/10.5194/we-10-50-2010,https://doi.org/10.5194/we-10-50-2010, 2010 | 1,067 views
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