Nestedness of north-west European land snail ranges as a consequence of differential immigration from Pleistocene glacial refuges

We investigated whether ranges in continental biota are nested. We propose a test for nested subset structure which can detect nestedness even if there are several sets of nested subsets as expected on a larger geographical scale. The test is based on a Monte Carlo simulation with a null model that...

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Published in:Oecologia, Vol. 135, No. 1 (2003), p. 102-109
Main Author: Hausdorf, Bernhard
Other Involved Persons: Hennig, Christian
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