Functional trait changes in the floras of 11 cities across the globe in response to urbanization
Estibaliz Palma, Jane A Catford, Richard T Corlett, Richard P Duncan, Amy K Hahs, Michael A McCarthy, Mark J McDonnell, Ken Thompson, Nicholas SG Williams, Peter A Vesk
Ecography | WILEY | Published : 2017
Awarded by ARC
The database used for this analysis was initially compiled by the 'Plant traits and urbanization' working group funded by the ARC-NZ Network for Vegetation Function. EP would like to thank Maud Bernard-Verdier for stimulating conversations on functional change. EP was supported by a Melbourne International Research Scholarship and a Melbourne International Fee Remission Scholarship, granted by the Univ. of Melbourne. JAC, MAM and PAV were supported by the ARC Centre of Excellence for Environmental Decisions. AKH and MJM would like to acknowledge funding from the Baker Foundation and JAC from the ARC (DE120102221).