Journal article

Macroecology meets macroevolution: evolutionary niche dynamics in the seaweed Halimeda

Heroen Verbruggen, Lennert Tyberghein, Klaas Pauly, Caroline Vlaeminck, Katrien Van Nieuwenhuyze, Wiebe HCF Kooistra, Frederik Leliaert, Olivier De Clerck

Global Ecology and Biogeography | WILEY-BLACKWELL PUBLISHING, INC | Published : 2009

University of Melbourne Researchers


Awarded by Research Foundation-Flanders

Funding Acknowledgements

We thank W. Willems for providing the R script to calculate partial AUC values and for discussion of techniques. We are grateful to M. Accioly, K. Arano, M. Bandeira-Pedrosa, C. Battelli, B. Brooks, K. Clifton, M. Coffroth, P. Colinvaux, R. Collin, E. Coppejans, O. Dargent, Y. de Jong, G. De Smedt, E. Demeulenare, R. Diaz, E. Drew, S. Fredericq, C. Galanza, S. Guimaraes, F. Gurgel, O. Gussmann, R. Haroun, I. Hendriks, J. Hernandez, L. Hillis, J. Huisman, M. Kaufmann, L. Kirkendale, L. Liao, D. Littler, M. Littler, G. Llewellyn, P. Marshall, J. Mate, A. Maypo, A. N'Yeurt, D. Olandesca, C. Ortuno, K. Page, F. Parrish, C. Payri, G. Procaccini, W. Prud'homme van Reine, L. Raymundo, T. Schils, E. Tronchin, M. Van Veghel, P. Vroom, S. Williams, S. Wilson, B. Wysor and J. Zuccarello for providing specimens. Funding was provided by the Research Foundation-Flanders (research grant G.0142.05 and post-doctoral fellowships to H. V. and F. L.) and IWT (doctoral fellowship to L. T.). We thank two anonymous referees for their constructive comments on a previous version of the manuscript.