Ecological Archives E089-149-A2

Hiroko Kurokawa and Tohru Nakashizuka. Year. Leaf herbivory and decomposability in a Malaysian tropical rain forest. Ecology VOL: pp-pp.

Appendix B (Table B1). Selected species, their leaf life span, and CV of the ratio of number of new leaves to number of total leaves marked previously per unit time per species.


Species

Life span (d)

CV

ANACARDIACEAE

 

 

  Campnospermum auriculata

214

0.030

  Gluta macrocarpa

448

1.227

  Parishia sericea

626

1.809

  Swintonia acuta

478

1.183

DIPTEROCARPACEAE

 

 

  Dryobalanops aromatica

340

0.721

  Dryobalanops lanceolata

343

0.698

  Hopea griffithii

758

1.058

  Shorea acuta

586

1.023

  Shorea beccariana

516

0.903

  Shorea bullata

324

0.827

  Shorea fallax

330

0.985

  Shorea macroptera

874

0.699

  Shorea parvifolia

167

0.624

MORACEAE

 

 

  Artocarpus anisophyllus

1421

0.835

  Artocarpus elasticus

454

0.301

  Artocarpus integer

390

0.389

  Artocarpus obtusus

422

0.471

  Ficus aurata

308

0.769

  Ficus sp. aff.   stolonifera

308

1.178

LAURACEAE

 

 

  Eusideroxylon zwageri

1137

0.860

EUPHORBIACEAE

 

 

  Blumeodendron calophyllum

1242

1.331

  Chaetocarpus castanocarpus

698

1.074

  Cleistanthus bridellifolius

685

0.954

  Endospermum diadenum

239

0.511

  Glochidion glomerulatum

NA

NA

  Koilodepas laevigatum

1240

1.520

  Macarranga conifera

219

0.395

  Macarranga gigantea

158

0.223

MYRISTICACEAE

 

 

  Gymnacranthea contracta

3600

1.163

  Horsfieldia grandis

908

0.640

  Horsfieldia palidicaura

806

1.441

  Myristrica gigantea

283

NA

  Myristrica sp. CP1

904

1.148

RUBIACEAE

 

 

  Nauclea subdita

404

1.286

  Tarenna cumingiana

NA

NA

  Timonius borneensis

197

0.232

SAPOTACEAE

 

 

  Madhuca beccarii

2185

1.604

  Madhuca carassipes

250

NA

  Palaquium sp. CP2 ‘black-rusty’

644

1.750

  Pouteria malaccensis

432

0.903

  Note: NA indicates not available.


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