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|Alpine cushion plants inhibit the loss of phylogenetic diversity in severe environments|
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Ecology Letters 14 (5), 433-443, 2011
|A global analysis of bidirectional interactions in alpine plant communities shows facilitators experiencing strong reciprocal fitness costs|
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|Positive interactions can increase size inequality in plant populations|
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|Effects of positive interactions, size symmetry of competition and abiotic stress on self-thinning in simulated plant populations|
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|Beyond dual-lattice models: incorporating plant strategies when modeling the interplay between facilitation and competition along environmental severity gradients|
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Journal of Theoretical Biology 258 (2), 266-273, 2009
|The effects of species pool, dispersal and competition on the diversity–productivity relationship|
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Global Ecology and Biogeography 19 (3), 343-351, 2010
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|Effects of traits, species identity and local environmental conditions on the assessment of interactions: insights from an alpine meadow community|
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