Advances in Ecological Research - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780081029121

Advances in Ecological Research, Volume 61

1st Edition

Serial Volume Editors: Nico Eisenhauer
Hardcover ISBN: 9780081029121
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 1st November 2019
Page Count: 318
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Table of Contents

Preface - Mechanistic links between biodiversity and ecosystem function
Nico Eisenhauer
1. A multitrophic, eco-evolutionary perspective on biodiversity–ecosystem functioning research
Nico Eisenhauer
2. Soil history determines plant diversity effects on ecosystem functioning – a new experimental approach
Anja Vogel
3. Terrestrial laser scanning reveals temporal changes in biodiversity mechanisms driving grassland productivity
Claudia Guimarães-Steinicke
4. Linking species coexistence to ecosystem functioning - a conceptual framework from ecological first principles
Kathryn E. Barry
5. Species contributions to above and belowground biodiversity effects in the Trait-Based Experiment
Liesje Mommer
6. Plant diversity effects on element cycling
Markus Lange
7. Plant diversity effects on consumer community structure, stability, and ecosystem function
Jessica Hines
8. Plant community assembly and the consequences for ecosystem function
Anja Vogel
9. Transferring biodiversity-ecosystem function research to the management of real world ecosystems
Peter Manning
10. The database in the Jena Experiment
Birgitta König-Ries
11. Plant functional trait identity and diversity effects on soil meso- and macrofauna in experimental grassland
Remy Beugnon


Description

Advances in Ecological Research, Volume 61, the latest release in this ongoing series includes specific chapters on the Mechanistic links between biodiversity and ecosystem function, A multitrophic, eco-evolutionary perspective on biodiversity–ecosystem functioning research, Linking species coexistence to ecosystem functioning - a conceptual framework from ecological first principles, Species contributions to above and below ground biodiversity effects in the Trait-Based Experiment, Plant diversity effects on element cycling, Plant diversity effects on consumer community structure, stability, and ecosystem function, Plant community assembly and the consequences for ecosystem function, and more.

Key Features

  • Provides information that relates to a thorough understanding of the field of ecology
  • Deals with topical and important reviews on the physiologies, populations and communities of plants and animals

Readership

Environmentalists, ecologists at undergraduate through to research level, social scientists and economists


Details

No. of pages:
318
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Academic Press 2019
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
Hardcover ISBN:
9780081029121

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About the Serial Volume Editors

Nico Eisenhauer Serial Volume Editor

Dr. Nico Eisenhauer is a soil ecologist with special interest in aboveground-belowground interactions and ecosystem ecology. He is professor for Experimental Interaction Ecology at Leipzig University and research group leader at the German Centre for Integrative Biodiversity Research (iDiv) Halle-Jena-Leipzig. He studies the causes and consequences of biodiversity in global change and biodiversity experiments. Dr. Eisenhauer is speaker of the Jena Experiment and head of the iDiv Ecotron and the MyDiv Experiment.

Affiliations and Expertise

Dr. Nico Eisenhauer, Professor for Experimental Interaction Ecology, Leipzig University, Germany.