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Robert R. Junker, Curtis C. Daehler, Stefan Dötterl, Alexander Keller, and Nico Blüthgen. 2011. Hawaiian ant–flower networks: nectar-thieving ants prefer undefended native over introduced plants with floral defenses. Ecological Monographs 81:295–301.

Appendix F. Sources for the flowervisitor networks from other islands and continents.

TABLE F1. Flowervisitor webs used for the analysis of the proportion of flowering plant species visited by ants within different habitats. Citation, location, number of ant species, number of plant species and number of ant-visited flowering plant species are given.

#

Source

Location

No. ants

No. plants

No. flowers
with ants


1

Aizen (2008) Plos Biology 6(2): e31

Argentinia

1

12

4

2

Aizen (2008) Plos Biology 6(2): e32

Argentinia

1

17

6

3

Aizen (2008) Plos Biology 6(2): e33

Argentinia

1

11

2

4

Aizen (2008) Plos Biology 6(2): e34

Argentinia

1

14

4

5

Chacoff and Vazquez, personal communication

Argentinia

5

52

13

6

Herrera, J. (1988)  Journal of Ecology 76: 274–287.

Spain

7

26

9

7

Junker et al. (2010) Journal of Animal Ecology doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2656.2010.01698.x

Germany

3

35

15

8

Junker et al. (2010) Journal of Animal Ecology doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2656.2010.01698.x

Germany

2

23

3

9

Kaiser-Bunbury (2009) and (2006) personal communication

Mauritius

3

74

49

10

Kaiser-Bunbury (2009) and (2006) personal communication

Mauritius

3

64

27

11

Kaiser-Bunbury (submitted) personal communication

Seychelles

4

18

11

12

Kaiser-Bunbury (submitted) personal communication

Seychelles

4

20

11

13

Kaiser-Bunbury (submitted) personal communication

Seychelles

5

23

12

14

Kaiser-Bunbury (submitted) personal communication

Seychelles

4

16

11

15

Kaiser-Bunbury (submitted) personal communication

Seychelles

3

20

9

16

Kaiser-Bunbury (submitted) personal communication

Seychelles

4

21

13

17

Kato et al. (1990). Contrib. Biol. Lab., Kyoto, Univ., 27, 309–375.

Japan

6

91

10

18

McMullen 1993 extracted from Rezende et al. (2007) Nature 448:925–929.

Galapagos

8

105

11

19

Memmott J. (1999) Ecology Letters 2:276–280.

Great Britain

1

25

1

20

Olesen unpubl. extracted from Rezende et al. (2007) Nature 448:925–929.

Flores

2

10

4

21

Percival, M. (1974). Biotropica 6:104–129.

Jamaica

2

61

34

22

Primack, R.B. (1983). J. Bot. 21:317–333. Cass

New Zealand

1

41

2

23

Primack, R.B. (1983). J. Bot. 21:317–333. Craigieb.

New Zealand

1

49

1

24

Robertson (1928) Flowers and insects: Lists of visitors of four hundred and fifty-three flowers. Carlinville, Illinois, USA.

Ilioins

18

552

13

25

Vázquez. 2003. Ecology Letters 6:1077.

Argentinia

4

15

3



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