Island LAB Azorean Biodiversity Group

Island Geographical Data

Abiotic characteristics of the Macaronesian islands


Supporting Information S2. Abiotic characteristics of the Macaronesian islands considered, and species richness of all bryophytes (STOT), mosses (SM) and liverworts (SL). Information is organized according to each hypothesis: the Equilibrium Model of Island Biogeography (EMIB), the General Dynamic Model (GDM), the Climatic Model (CLIMATE) and the Habitat Diversity model (HD).


Available from: Aranda, S.C., Gabriel, R., Borges, P.A.V., Santos, A.M.C., Azevedo, E.B., Patiño, J., Hortal, J. & Lobo, J.M. (2014). Geographical, temporal and environmental determinants of bryophyte species richness in the Macaronesian islands. PlosOne9(7): e101786. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0101786(IF2013: 3.534; Q1 Multidisciplinary Sciences) (

Others Resources