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Karger, D. N., Kessler, M., Conrad, O., Weigelt, P., Kreft, H., König, C., & Zimmermann, N. E. (2019). Why tree lines are lower on islands-Climatic and biogeographic effects hold the answer. Global Ecology and Biogeography. doi:10.1111/geb.12897 https://doi.org/10.1111/geb.12897

Aim: To determine the global position of tree line isotherms, compare it with observed local tree limits on islands and mainlands, and disentangle the potential drivers of a difference between tree line and local tree limit. Location: Global. Time period: 1979–2013. Major taxa studied: Trees. Method…

Aae, Rune

Norway

Collected Asteraceae and identified Asteraceae

Aalen, Odd Jostein

* December 09, 1907 – 1944 †

Norway

Collected Cyperaceae and identified Cyperaceae

Aall, Nicolai Benjamin

* June 08, 1805 – April 16, 1888 †

Collected Asteraceae and identified Asteraceae

Aanstad, Sigurd

* April 06, 1906 – June 28, 1997 †

Norway

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Aasen, Asmund Larsen

* December 01, 1872 – April 19, 1942 †

Norway

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Abraham, Jean Prosper

* 1930 – May 1996 †

Madagascar

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Abrams, LeRoy

* October 01, 1874 – August 15, 1956 †

United States

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Giuseppe Acerbi
Acerbi, Giuseppe

* May 03, 1773 – August 25, 1846 †

Austrian Empire

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van Ackeren Dieterle, Jennie

* August 02, 1909 – April 15, 1999 †

United States

Collected Cucurbitaceae and identified Cucurbitaceae

Acocks, John Phillip Harison

* April 07, 1911 – May 20, 1979 †

South Africa

Collected Iridaceae and identified Aizoaceae

Adamović, Lujo

* July 31, 1864 – July 19, 1935 †

Serbia; Austrian Empire; Yugoslavia; Cisleithania

Collected Poaceae and identified Poaceae

Adams, Joseph Edison

* 1904 – June 07, 1981 †

Collected Camaenidae and identified Cornaceae

Adams, Myrtle L. T.

* December 13, 1903 – February 16, 1989 †

United States

Collected Ericaceae and identified Cyperaceae

Adams, Laurence George

* 1929 – November 07, 2014 †

Australia

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Adams, Nancy

* May 19, 1926 – March 27, 2007 †

New Zealand

Collected Rhodomelaceae and identified Kallymeniaceae

Adamson, Robert Stephen

* March 02, 1885 – November 06, 1965 †

United Kingdom; Union of South Africa; United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

Collected Poaceae and identified Aizoaceae

Adjanohoun, Édouard

* November 05, 1928 – January 16, 2016 †

Benin

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Aellen, Paul

* May 13, 1896 – August 19, 1973 †

Switzerland

Collected Asteraceae and identified Amaranthaceae

Adam Afzelius
Afzelius, Adam

* October 08, 1750 – January 20, 1837 †

Sweden

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Carl Adolph Agardh
Agardh, Carl Adolph

* January 23, 1785 – January 28, 1859 †

Sweden

Collected Fabaceae and identified Sargassaceae

Jacob Georg Agardh
Agardh, Jacob Georg

* December 08, 1813 – January 17, 1901 †

Sweden

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Ahles, Harry E.

* October 28, 1924 – March 21, 1981 †

United States

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Collected Cladoniaceae and identified Cladoniaceae

Aksnes, Alv

* May 24, 1908 – 1973 †

Norway

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Lucas Alamán
Alamán, Lucas

* October 18, 1792 – June 02, 1853 †

Mexico; Spain

Collected Asteraceae

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de Albuquerque, Byron Wilson Pereira

* February 1932 – October 13, 2003 †

Brazil

Collected Fabaceae and identified Rutaceae

Annie Montague Alexander
Alexander, Annie Montague

* December 29, 1867 – September 10, 1950 †

United States

Collected Cricetidae and identified Cyperaceae

Mac Alford
Alford, Mac

United States

Collected Melastomataceae and identified Salicaceae