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The role of carrion in maintaining biodiversity and ecological processes in terrestrial ecosystems

Barton, Philip; Cunningham, Saul; Manning, Adrian; Lindenmayer, David B

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Carrion provides a resource for a subset of animal species that deliver a critical ecosystem service by consuming dead animal matter and recycling its nutrients. A growing number of studies have also shown various effects of carrion on different plant and

dc.contributor.authorBarton, Philip
dc.contributor.authorCunningham, Saul
dc.contributor.authorManning, Adrian
dc.contributor.authorLindenmayer, David B
dc.date.accessioned2015-12-10T23:09:12Z
dc.identifier.issn0029-8549
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1885/63381
dc.description.abstractCarrion provides a resource for a subset of animal species that deliver a critical ecosystem service by consuming dead animal matter and recycling its nutrients. A growing number of studies have also shown various effects of carrion on different plant and
dc.language.isoen_AU
dc.publisherSpringer
dc.sourceOecologia
dc.subjectKeywords: arthropod; biodiversity; carrion; detritus; ecosystem service; microbial community; nutrient cycling; plant community; recycling; soil nutrient; spatiotemporal analysis; species diversity; vertebrate; animal; animal food; biological model; cadaver; food c Animal; Cadaver; Carcass; Detritus; Nutrient cycling; Spatial; Temporal
dc.titleThe role of carrion in maintaining biodiversity and ecological processes in terrestrial ecosystems
dc.typeJournal article
local.description.notesImported from ARIES
local.identifier.citationvolume171
dc.date.issued2013
local.identifier.absfor060202 - Community Ecology
local.identifier.ariespublicationu4279067xPUB799
local.type.statusAccepted Version
local.contributor.affiliationBarton, Philip, College of Medicine, Biology and Environment, ANU
local.contributor.affiliationCunningham, Saul, CSIRO Entomology
local.contributor.affiliationLindenmayer, David, College of Medicine, Biology and Environment, ANU
local.contributor.affiliationManning, Adrian, College of Medicine, Biology and Environment, ANU
local.bibliographicCitation.startpage761
local.bibliographicCitation.lastpage772
local.identifier.doi10.1007/s00442-012-2460-3
local.identifier.absseo960806 - Forest and Woodlands Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity
dc.date.updated2016-02-24T10:53:00Z
local.identifier.scopusID2-s2.0-84875682036
local.identifier.thomsonID000316906400001
dcterms.accessRightsOpen Access
dc.provenancehttp://www.sherpa.ac.uk/romeo/issn/0029-8549/..."Author's post-print on any open access repository after 12 months after publication" from SHERPA/RoMEO site (as at 19/10/18).
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