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Vollering, Julien; Schuiteman, André; de Vogel, Ed; van Vugt, Rogier; Raes, Niels (2015): Phytogeography of New Guinean orchids: richness, turnover, collection density. PANGAEA,, Supplement to: Vollering, J et al. (2016): Phytogeography of New Guinean orchids: patterns of species richness and turnover. Journal of Biogeography, 43(1), 204-214,

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The aims of this study were (1) to assess the spatial distribution of orchid species richness in New Guinea, and (2) to examine patterns of species turnover in the orchid community through phytogeographical regionalization. We aimed to achieve these goals using botanical collection records, species distribution models (SDMs) and partitioning around medoids (PAM) clustering.
Median Latitude: -5.500000 * Median Longitude: 142.000000 * South-bound Latitude: -12.000000 * West-bound Longitude: 129.000000 * North-bound Latitude: 1.000000 * East-bound Longitude: 155.000000
New_Guinea_orchids * Latitude Start: -12.000000 * Longitude Start: 129.000000 * Latitude End: 1.000000 * Longitude End: 155.000000 * Location: New Guinea * Method/Device: Biological sample (BIOS)
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1) Modelled relative species richness of orchids across the study area
2) Modelled phytogeographical regions of New Guinean orchids
3) Kernel-smoothed relative collection density of modelled orchids across the study area
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