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The response of wild bees to tree cover and rural land use is mediated by species' traits

Hall, Mark A; Nimmo, Dale G; Cunningham, Saul; Walker, Kenneth; Bennett, Andrew F.

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Worldwide, bees have an important role in ecosystem function and the provision of ecosystem services through their role as pollinators. The diversity of bee species in rural landscapes is influenced by the type of landscape features present, and by land-use and management practices. A key challenge is to understand and predict how species vary across the landscape; and the role of functional traits in determining compositional patterns. We systematically sampled wild bees in four types of...[Show more]

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Date published: 2019
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/172062
Source: Biological Conservation
DOI: 10.1016/j.biocon.2018.12.032

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