Ecological Archives E087-191-A3

Sabrina E. Russo, Stephen Portnoy, and Carol K. Augspurger. 2006. Incorporating animal behavior into seed dispersal models: implications for seed shadows. Ecology 87:3160–3174.

Appendix C. Functional forms and parameters of dispersal kernels.


   Notes: x is the vector of seed dispersal distances, p refers to shape parameters, s refers to scale parameters, τ is the location parameter of the Cauchy distribution, λ is the rate parameter of the exponential distribution, and μ and σ refer to the mean and standard deviation (of the logarithm, in the case of the lognormal distribution).

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