Relating Species Traits to Environment



This chapter focuses on three-table methods to study the relationships between species traits and environmental variables mediated by species abundances. The RLQ and fourth-corner methods are described.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Laboratoire de Biométrie et Biologie EvolutiveCNRS UMR 5558 – Université de LyonVilleurbanneFrance
  2. 2.Department of Infectious Disease EpidemiologyLondon School of Hygiene and Tropical MedicineLondonUK
  3. 3.Centre d’Ecologie et des Sciences de la Conservation (CESCO)Muséum national déHistoire naturelle, CNRS, Sorbonne UniversitéParisFrance

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