Search for dissertations about: "Neckera pennata"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the words Neckera pennata.

  1. 1. Establishment, Growth and Population Dynamics in two Mosses of Old-growth Forests

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Karin Wiklund; Uppsala universitet.; [2004]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Biology; Buxbaumia viridis; Neckera pennata; bryophyte; pH; phosphorus; water potential; precipitation; metapopulation; environmental stochasticity; ecology; plant; Biologi; NATURAL SCIENCES Biology; NATURVETENSKAP Biologi;

    Abstract : Biodiversity in forests depends on long canopy continuity and existence of different elements which function as substrates for varying organisms. Bryophytes often occupy specific substrates with a patchy distribution. READ MORE

  2. 2. Distribution Patterns and Metapopulation Dynamics of Epiphytic Mosses and Lichens

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Tord Snäll; Uppsala universitet.; [2003]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Ecology; plant; metapopulation; model; parameterization; connectivity; dispersal; colonization; extinction; epiphytic; bryophyte; lichen; boreal; fragmentation; Ekologi; NATURAL SCIENCES Biology Terrestrial; freshwater and marine ecology; NATURVETENSKAP Biologi Terrestisk; limnisk och marin ekologi;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the relative importance of local conditions, dispersal and dynamics of the trees on epiphyte distribution patterns and colonization-extinction dynamics. Study species are the mosses Orthotrichum speciosum and O. obtusifolium, and the red-listed Neckera pennata. READ MORE