Partitioning mortality into growth-dependent and growth-independent hazards across 203 tropical tree species
James S Camac, Richard Condit, Richard G FitzJohn, Lachlan McCalman, Daniel Steinberg, Mark Westoby, S Joseph Wright, Daniel S Falster
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences | NATL ACAD SCIENCES | Published : 2018
Awarded by Science and Industry Endowment Fund
We thank H. Muller-Landau, Peter Vesk, and anonymous reviewers for feedback and B. Carpenter for technical advice. We acknowledge S. Hubbell, R. Foster, R. Perez, S. Aguilar, S. Lao, S. Dolins, and hundreds of field workers for their contribution and the National Science Foundation, Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, and MacArthur Foundation for funding the design, collection, quality control, and management of long-term growth data at BCI. J.S.C., R.G.F., L.M., and D.S. were supported by the Science and Industry Endowment Fund (RP04-174). D.S.F. and M.W. were supported by fellowships from the Australian Research Council.