Biogeographical, environmental and anthropogenic determinants of global patterns in bird taxonomic and trait turnover

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Biogeographical, environmental and anthropogenic determinants of global patterns in bird taxonomic and trait turnover. / Barnagaud, Jean-Yves; Kissling, W. Daniel; Tsirogiannis, Constantinos; Fisikopoulos, Vissarion; Villeger, Sebastien; Sekercioglu, Cagan H.; Svenning, Jens-Christian.

In: Global Ecology and Biogeography, Vol. 26, No. 10, 10.2017, p. 1190-1200.

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Barnagaud, J-Y, Kissling, WD, Tsirogiannis, C, Fisikopoulos, V, Villeger, S, Sekercioglu, CH & Svenning, J-C 2017, 'Biogeographical, environmental and anthropogenic determinants of global patterns in bird taxonomic and trait turnover', Global Ecology and Biogeography, vol. 26, no. 10, pp. 1190-1200. https://doi.org/10.1111/geb.12629

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Barnagaud, J-Y., Kissling, W. D., Tsirogiannis, C., Fisikopoulos, V., Villeger, S., Sekercioglu, C. H., & Svenning, J-C. (2017). Biogeographical, environmental and anthropogenic determinants of global patterns in bird taxonomic and trait turnover. Global Ecology and Biogeography, 26(10), 1190-1200. https://doi.org/10.1111/geb.12629

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Barnagaud J-Y, Kissling WD, Tsirogiannis C, Fisikopoulos V, Villeger S, Sekercioglu CH, Svenning J-C. 2017. Biogeographical, environmental and anthropogenic determinants of global patterns in bird taxonomic and trait turnover. Global Ecology and Biogeography. 26(10):1190-1200. https://doi.org/10.1111/geb.12629

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Barnagaud J-Y, Kissling WD, Tsirogiannis C, Fisikopoulos V, Villeger S, Sekercioglu CH et al. Biogeographical, environmental and anthropogenic determinants of global patterns in bird taxonomic and trait turnover. Global Ecology and Biogeography. 2017 Oct;26(10):1190-1200. https://doi.org/10.1111/geb.12629

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Barnagaud, Jean-Yves ; Kissling, W. Daniel ; Tsirogiannis, Constantinos ; Fisikopoulos, Vissarion ; Villeger, Sebastien ; Sekercioglu, Cagan H. ; Svenning, Jens-Christian. / Biogeographical, environmental and anthropogenic determinants of global patterns in bird taxonomic and trait turnover. In: Global Ecology and Biogeography. 2017 ; Vol. 26, No. 10. pp. 1190-1200.

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title = "Biogeographical, environmental and anthropogenic determinants of global patterns in bird taxonomic and trait turnover",
abstract = "AimTo assess contemporary and historical determinants of taxonomic and ecological trait turnover in birds worldwide. We tested whether taxonomic and trait turnover (1) are structured by regional bioclimatic conditions, (2) increase in relationship with topographic heterogeneity and environmental turnover and change according to current and historical environmental conditions, and (3) decrease with human impact.Major TaxaBirds.LocationGlobal.MethodsWe used computationally efficient algorithms to map the taxonomic and trait turnover of 8,040 terrestrial bird assemblages worldwide, based on a grid with 110km x 110 km resolution overlaid on the extent-of-occurrence maps of 7,964 bird species, and nine ecological traits reflecting six key aspects of bird ecology (diet, habitat use, thermal preference, migration, dispersal and body size). We used quantile regression and model selection to quantify the influence of biomes, environment (temperature, precipitation, altitudinal range, net primary productivity, Quaternary temperature and precipitation change) and human impact (human influence index) on bird turnover.ResultsBird taxonomic and trait turnover were highest in the north African deserts and boreal biomes. In the tropics, taxonomic turnover tended to be higher, but trait turnover was lower than in other biomes. Taxonomic and trait turnover exhibited markedly different or even opposing relationships with climatic and topographic gradients, but at their upper quantiles both types of turnover decreased with increasing human influence.Main conclusionsThe influence of regional, environmental and anthropogenic factors differ between bird taxonomic and trait turnover, consistent with an imprint of niche conservatism, environmental filtering and topographic barriers on bird regional assemblages. Human influence on these patterns is pervasive and demonstrates global biotic homogenization at a macroecological scale.",
keywords = "Anthropocene, beta diversity, biogeographical legacies, biotic homogenization, functional diversity, life-history traits, regional assemblages, NET PRIMARY PRODUCTION, BETA-DIVERSITY, SPECIES RICHNESS, FUNCTIONAL DIVERSITY, MAMMAL ASSEMBLAGES, CLIMATE CHANGES, SPECIALIZATION, COMPONENTS, DISPERSAL, COMMUNITY",
author = "Jean-Yves Barnagaud and Kissling, {W. Daniel} and Constantinos Tsirogiannis and Vissarion Fisikopoulos and Sebastien Villeger and Sekercioglu, {Cagan H.} and Jens-Christian Svenning",
year = "2017",
month = oct,
doi = "10.1111/geb.12629",
language = "English",
volume = "26",
pages = "1190--1200",
journal = "Global Ecology and Biogeography",
issn = "1466-822X",
publisher = "Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd.",
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TY - JOUR

T1 - Biogeographical, environmental and anthropogenic determinants of global patterns in bird taxonomic and trait turnover

AU - Barnagaud, Jean-Yves

AU - Kissling, W. Daniel

AU - Tsirogiannis, Constantinos

AU - Fisikopoulos, Vissarion

AU - Villeger, Sebastien

AU - Sekercioglu, Cagan H.

AU - Svenning, Jens-Christian

PY - 2017/10

Y1 - 2017/10

N2 - AimTo assess contemporary and historical determinants of taxonomic and ecological trait turnover in birds worldwide. We tested whether taxonomic and trait turnover (1) are structured by regional bioclimatic conditions, (2) increase in relationship with topographic heterogeneity and environmental turnover and change according to current and historical environmental conditions, and (3) decrease with human impact.Major TaxaBirds.LocationGlobal.MethodsWe used computationally efficient algorithms to map the taxonomic and trait turnover of 8,040 terrestrial bird assemblages worldwide, based on a grid with 110km x 110 km resolution overlaid on the extent-of-occurrence maps of 7,964 bird species, and nine ecological traits reflecting six key aspects of bird ecology (diet, habitat use, thermal preference, migration, dispersal and body size). We used quantile regression and model selection to quantify the influence of biomes, environment (temperature, precipitation, altitudinal range, net primary productivity, Quaternary temperature and precipitation change) and human impact (human influence index) on bird turnover.ResultsBird taxonomic and trait turnover were highest in the north African deserts and boreal biomes. In the tropics, taxonomic turnover tended to be higher, but trait turnover was lower than in other biomes. Taxonomic and trait turnover exhibited markedly different or even opposing relationships with climatic and topographic gradients, but at their upper quantiles both types of turnover decreased with increasing human influence.Main conclusionsThe influence of regional, environmental and anthropogenic factors differ between bird taxonomic and trait turnover, consistent with an imprint of niche conservatism, environmental filtering and topographic barriers on bird regional assemblages. Human influence on these patterns is pervasive and demonstrates global biotic homogenization at a macroecological scale.

AB - AimTo assess contemporary and historical determinants of taxonomic and ecological trait turnover in birds worldwide. We tested whether taxonomic and trait turnover (1) are structured by regional bioclimatic conditions, (2) increase in relationship with topographic heterogeneity and environmental turnover and change according to current and historical environmental conditions, and (3) decrease with human impact.Major TaxaBirds.LocationGlobal.MethodsWe used computationally efficient algorithms to map the taxonomic and trait turnover of 8,040 terrestrial bird assemblages worldwide, based on a grid with 110km x 110 km resolution overlaid on the extent-of-occurrence maps of 7,964 bird species, and nine ecological traits reflecting six key aspects of bird ecology (diet, habitat use, thermal preference, migration, dispersal and body size). We used quantile regression and model selection to quantify the influence of biomes, environment (temperature, precipitation, altitudinal range, net primary productivity, Quaternary temperature and precipitation change) and human impact (human influence index) on bird turnover.ResultsBird taxonomic and trait turnover were highest in the north African deserts and boreal biomes. In the tropics, taxonomic turnover tended to be higher, but trait turnover was lower than in other biomes. Taxonomic and trait turnover exhibited markedly different or even opposing relationships with climatic and topographic gradients, but at their upper quantiles both types of turnover decreased with increasing human influence.Main conclusionsThe influence of regional, environmental and anthropogenic factors differ between bird taxonomic and trait turnover, consistent with an imprint of niche conservatism, environmental filtering and topographic barriers on bird regional assemblages. Human influence on these patterns is pervasive and demonstrates global biotic homogenization at a macroecological scale.

KW - Anthropocene

KW - beta diversity

KW - biogeographical legacies

KW - biotic homogenization

KW - functional diversity

KW - life-history traits

KW - regional assemblages

KW - NET PRIMARY PRODUCTION

KW - BETA-DIVERSITY

KW - SPECIES RICHNESS

KW - FUNCTIONAL DIVERSITY

KW - MAMMAL ASSEMBLAGES

KW - CLIMATE CHANGES

KW - SPECIALIZATION

KW - COMPONENTS

KW - DISPERSAL

KW - COMMUNITY

U2 - 10.1111/geb.12629

DO - 10.1111/geb.12629

M3 - Journal article

VL - 26

SP - 1190

EP - 1200

JO - Global Ecology and Biogeography

JF - Global Ecology and Biogeography

SN - 1466-822X

IS - 10

ER -