CSPs: Species names of herb layer plants in the CSPs

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Dataset Abstract

Listing herb layer plants and their classification using taxize()

Dataset Design

This is a list of all the plant species from the datasets on the herb layer and herb traits from the CSPs.

Spatial Extent

The study was performed in the 27 Comparative Study Plots (CSPs) in Gutianshan Nature Reserve.
29°08'-28°17'N
118°02'-118°11'E

Taxonomic Extent

Ferns, herbs, and tree saplings, specified in the data

Data Analysis

Data can be used to derive phylogenetic diversity. Mind that there are working names included such as Carex spec. 4

Data columns available in the raw data part of this dataset

species_orig
Working names for species from the original datasets; Datagroup description: Scientific plant species name; Source: Flora of China, Helge Bruelheide (derived from datagroup); Source: Flora of China, Helge Bruelheide (derived from datagroup); Source: Flora of China, Helge Bruelheide (derived from datagroup)
Data group: Scientific plant species name
Keywords: species
Values
Actinidia lanceolata
Actinidia chinensis
Adenostemma lavenia
Acer cordatum
Adinandra millettii
species_approx
Species names, but removing working name parts such as spec, var, 1, II; Datagroup description: Helper; Source: Flora of China, Helge Bruelheide (derived from datagroup)
Data group: Helper
Values
Actinidia chinensis
Acer cordatum
Adenostemma lavenia
Actinidia lanceolata
Adinandra millettii
genus
Genus name; Source: Flora of China, Helge Bruelheide (derived from datagroup); Source: Flora of China, Helge Bruelheide (derived from datagroup)
Data group: Plant genus name
Keywords: genus, taxon
Values
Acer
Adinandra
Ainsliaea
Actinidia
Adenostemma
genus_uid
Unique Identifier using the get_uid() command of the taxize R package
Data group: UID-Code (Unique Identifier) of a species from NCBI taxonomy browse
Keywords: taxon, uid
Values
117166
105749
108420
114815
100502
family
Family based on the classifaction() command of the taxize r Package
Data group: Plant family name
Keywords: family, taxon
Values
Apiaceae
Adoxaceae
Aceraceae
Anacardiaceae
Actinidiaceae
order
Order based on the classifaction() command of the taxize r Package
Data group: Taxonomy (higher levels than family, genus, species)
Keywords: taxon, order
Values
Aquifoliales
Austrobaileyales
Asparagales
Apiales
Asterales
lifeform
lifeform
Data group: Plant functional group or life form
Keywords: functional group
Values
h
2
3b
3a