Data for Schuldt et al. "Belowground top-down and aboveground bottom-up effects structure multitrophic community relationships in a biodiverse forest" (Scientific Reports 2017)

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Dataset Abstract

This dataset accompagnies the paper by Schuldt et al. "Belowground top-down and aboveground bottom-up effects structure multitrophic community relationships in a biodiverse forest"

Dataset Design

Organism data for the 27 Comparative Study Plots in the Gutianshan National Nature Reserve. Details on sampling can be found in the Schuldt et al. paper

Spatial Extent

Comparative Study Plots

Temporal Extent

2008-2012

Data columns available in the raw data part of this dataset

Group
Plant species
Data group: Scientific plant species name
Keywords: Scientific plant species name, plant species
Values
plant
inverte
bact
fungi
Taxon
Higher taxonomic unit the (morpho)species or OTU belongs to. Moreover, detailed information on feeding preferences or similar are given.
Data group: Nominal taxon
Values
ant_omni
amf
Alphaproteobacteria
Actinobacteria
Acidobacteria
(Morpho)species_or_OTU
Name code of (morpho)species or operational taxonomic unit (OTU). Nominal assignment to a group that can be used as a grouping factor for analyses on abundance across the Gutianshan study plots.
Data group: Nominal taxon
Keywords: taxon, morphospecies
Values
Acer_amplum
Acer_cordatum
Actinidia_chinensis
Acer_pubipalmatum
Actinidia_lanceolata
CSP1
Number of individuals recorded in study plot 1
Data group: Abundance
Values
1
100
0
10
104
CSP2
Number of individuals recorded in study plot 2
Data group: Abundance
Values
10
102
101
1
0
CSP3
Number of individuals recorded in study plot 3
Data group: Abundance
Values
100
0
10
1
103
CSP4
Number of individuals recorded in study plot 4
Data group: Abundance
Values
0
102
106
10
1
CSP5
Number of individuals recorded in study plot 5
Data group: Abundance
Values
10
0
101
1
102
CSP6
Number of individuals recorded in study plot 6
Data group: Abundance
Values
0
1
10
102
100
CSP7
Number of individuals recorded in study plot 7
Data group: Abundance
Values
100
10
1
102
0
CSP8
Number of individuals recorded in study plot 8
Data group: Abundance
Values
109
0
1
10
11
CSP9
Number of individuals recorded in study plot 9
Data group: Abundance
Values
1
101
10
0
100
CSP10
Number of individuals recorded in study plot 10
Data group: Abundance
Values
10
0
100
101
1
CSP11
Number of individuals recorded in study plot 11
Data group: Abundance
Values
1
103
0
100
10
CSP12
Number of individuals recorded in study plot 12
Data group: Abundance
Values
100
10
0
1
101
CSP13
Number of individuals recorded in study plot 13
Data group: Abundance
Values
106
104
10
0
1
CSP14
Number of individuals recorded in study plot 14
Data group: Abundance
Values
0
1
102
101
10
CSP15
Number of individuals recorded in study plot 15
Data group: Abundance
Values
1
10
101
0
102
CSP16
Number of individuals recorded in study plot 16
Data group: Abundance
Values
10
1012
101
0
1
CSP17
Number of individuals recorded in study plot 17
Data group: Abundance
Values
100
101
10
1
0
CSP18
Number of individuals recorded in study plot 18
Data group: Abundance
Values
102
1
10
0
104
CSP19
Number of individuals recorded in study plot 19
Data group: Abundance
Values
107
1
100
0
10
CSP20
Number of individuals recorded in study plot 20
Data group: Abundance
Values
102
0
104
1
10
CSP21
Number of individuals recorded in study plot 21
Data group: Abundance
Values
0
100
1
10
107
CSP22
Number of individuals recorded in study plot 22
Data group: Abundance
Values
1004
1
0
10
101
CSP23
Number of individuals recorded in study plot 23
Data group: Abundance
Values
1
1044
10
0
104
CSP24
Number of individuals recorded in study plot 24
Data group: Abundance
Values
10
1
0
104
103
CSP25
Number of individuals recorded in study plot 25
Data group: Abundance
Values
102
10
100
1
0
CSP26
Number of individuals recorded in study plot 26
Data group: Abundance
Values
103
102
1
10
0
CSP27
Number of individuals recorded in study plot 27
Data group: Abundance
Values
10
1
0
101
100