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  • Bullock, J. M., Hooftman, D. A. P., Tamme, R., Götzenberger, L., Pärtel, M., González, L. M. & White, S. (2018). All dispersal functions are wrong, but many are useful: A response to Cousens et al. Journal of Ecology 106, 907-910
  • Loiola, P.P., de Bello, F., Chytrý, M., Götzenberger, L., Carmona, C.P., Pyšek, P., & Lososová, Z. (2018). Invaders among locals: alien species decrease phylogenetic and functional diversity while increasing dissimilarity among native community members. Journal of Ecology. Early view: doi:10.1111/1365-2745.12986
  • Le Bagousse-Pinguet, Y., Liancourt, P., Götzenberger, L., de Bello, F., Altman, J., Brozova, V., Chlumska, Z., Dvorsky, M., Capkova, K., Kopecky, M., Rehakova, K., Riha, P., Leps, J. & Dolezal, J. (2018) A multi-scale approach reveals random phylogenetic patterns at the edge of vascular plant life. Perspectives in Plant Ecology, Evolution and Systematics 30: 22-30
  • Vojtkó, A., Freitag, M., Bricca, A., Martello, F., Compañ, J.M., Küttim, M., Kun, R., de Bello, F., Klimešová, J. & Götzenberger, L. (2017) Clonal vs leaf-height-seed (LHS) traits: which are filtered more strongly across habitats? Folia Geobotanica 52: 269–281
  • de Bello, F., Šmilauer, P., Diniz-Filho, J.A.F., Pérez-Carmona, C., Lososová, Z.,  Herben, T. & Götzenberger L. (2017) Decoupling phylogenetic and functional diversity: unique effects reveal hidden signals in community assembly. Methods in Ecology and Evolution 8: 1200-1211

There is also an accompanying video to this article on the Methods in Ecology and Evolution’s youtube channel.

  • Concepción, E.D., Götzenberger, L., Nobis, M.P., de Bello, F., Obrist, M.K. & Moretti, M. (2017) Contrasting trait assembly patterns in plant and bird communities along environmental and human-induced land-use gradients. Ecography 40: 753–763
  • Bullock, J.M., Mallada González, L., Tamme, R., Götzenberger, L., White, S.M., Pärtel, M., Hooftman, D.A.P. (2017) A synthesis of empirical plant dispersal kernels. Journal of Ecology 105: 6-19
  • Janečková, P., Janeček, Š., Klimešová, J., Götzenberger, L., Horník, J., Lepš, J. & de Bello, F. (2017) The plant functional traits that explain species occurrence across fragmented grasslands differ according to patch management, isolation, and wetness. Landscape Ecology 32: 791-805
  • Götzenberger, L., Botta-Dukát, Z., Lepš, J., Pärtel, M., Zobel, M., de Bello, F. & Mason, N. (2016) Which randomizations detect convergence and divergence in trait-based community assembly? A test of commonly used null models. Journal of Vegetation Science. Journal of Vegetation Science 27: 1275–1287
  • Lewis, R.J., de Bello, F., Bennett, J.A., Fibich, P., Finerty, G.E., Götzenberger, L., Hiiesalu, I., Kasari, L., Lepš, J., Májeková, M., Mudrák, O., Riibak, K., Ronk, A., Rychtecká, T., Vitová, A. & Pärtel, M. (2017) Applying the dark diversity concept to nature conservation. Conservation Biology 31: 40-47
  • Glover, N.M., Antoniadi, I., George, G.M., Götzenberger, L., Gutzat, R., Koorem, K., Liancourt, P., Rutowicz, K., Saharan, K., You, W. & Mayer, P. (2016) A Pragmatic Approach to Getting Published: 35 Tips for Early Career Researchers. Frontiers in Plant Science 7: 610
  • Volf, M., Redmond, C., Albert, Á. J., Le Bagousse‐Pinguet, Y., Biella, P., Götzenberger, L., Hrázský, Z., Janeček, Š., Klimešová, J., Lepš, J., Šebelíková, L., Vlasatá, T. and de Bello, F. (2016) Effects of long- and short-term management on functional structure of meadows due to species turnover or intraspecific trait variability. Oecologia 180: 941-950
  • Májeková, M., Janeček, Š., Mudrák, O., Horník, J., Janečková, P., Bartoš, M., Fajmon, K., Jiráská, Š., Götzenberger, L., Šmilauer, P., Lepš, J. & de Bello, F. (2016) Consistent functional response of meadow species and communities to land-use changes across productivity and soil moisture gradients. Applied Vegetation Science 19: 196-205
  • Mudrák, O., Janeček, S., Götzenberger, L., Mason, N. W. H., Horník, J., de Castro, I., Doležal, J., Klimešová, J. and de Bello, F. (2016) Fine-scale coexistence patterns along a productivity gradient in wet meadows: shifts from trait convergence to divergence. Ecography 39: 338-348
  • Májeková, M., Paal, T., Plowman, N. S., Bryndová, M., Kasari, L., Norberg A., Weiss, M., Bishop, T. R., Luke, S. H., Sam, K., Le Bagousse-Pinguet, Y., Lepš, J., Götzenberger, L. & de Bello, F. (2016) Evaluating functional diversity: missing trait data and the importance of species abundance structure and data transformation. PLoS ONE 11(2): e0149270
  • Kelemen, A., Lazzaro, L., Besnyői, V., Albert, Á.-J., Konečná, M., Dobay, G., Memelink, I., Adamec, V., Götzenberger, L., de Bello, F., Le Bagousse-Pinguet, Y. & Lepš, J. (2015) Net outcome of competition and facilitation in a wet meadow changes with plant’s life stage and community productivity. Preslia 87: 347-361
  • de Bello, F., Berg, M.P., Dias, A.T.C., Diniz-Filho, J.A.F., Götzenberger, L., Hortal, J., Ladle, R.J. & Lepš, J. (2015) On the need for phylogenetic ‘corrections’ in functional trait-based approaches. Folia Geobotanica 50: 349-357.
  • Shiono, T., Kusumoto, B., Maeshiro, R., Fujii, S.-J., Götzenberger, L., de Bello, F. & Kubota, Y. (2015). Climate drivers for trait assembly of woody plants in Japan. Journal of Biogeography 42: 1176-1186
  • Tamme, R., Götzenberger, L., Zobel, M., Bullock, J.M., Hooftman, D.A.P., Kaasik, A. & Pärtel, M. (2014) Predicting species’ maximum dispersal distances from simple plant traits. Ecology 95: 505-513
  • Hempel, S., Götzenberger, L., Kühn, I., Michalski, S.G., Rillig, M.C., Zobel, M. & Moora, M. (2013) Mycorrhizas in the Central European flora – relationships with plant life history traits and ecology. Ecology 94: 1389-1399
  • de Bello, F., Price, J.N., Münkemüller, T., Liira, J., Zobel, M., Thuiller, M., Gerhold, P., Götzenberger, L., Lavergne, S., Lepš, J., Zobel, K & Pärtel, M. (2012) Functional species pool framework to test for biotic effects on community assembly. Ecology 93: 2263–2273
  • Götzenberger, L., de Bello, F., Bråthen, K.A., Davison, J., Dubuis, A., Guisan, A., Lepš, J., Lindborg, R., Moora, M., Pärtel, M., Pellissier, L., Pottier, J., Vittoz, P., Zobel, K. & Zobel, M. (2012). Ecological assembly rules in plant communities—approaches, patterns and prospects. Biological Reviews 87: 111-127
  • Semchenko, M., Lepik, M., Götzenberger, L. &  Zobel, K. (2012). Positive effect of shade on plant growth: amelioration of stress or active regulation of growth rate? Journal of Ecology 100: 459-466
  • Knight, C.A., Clancy, R.B., Götzenberger, L., Dann, L. & Beaulieu, J.M. (2010) On the relationship between pollen size and genome size. Journal of Botany. Article ID 612017
  • Götzenberger, L., Kühn, I. & Klotz S. (2008) Effects of habitat disturbance and pollination type on the interspecific variation in pollen-ovule ratios. Preslia 80: 423–437
  • Tautenhahn, S., Heilmeier, H., Götzenberger, L., Klotz, S., Wirth, C. & Kühn, I. (2008) On the biogeography of seed mass in Germany – distribution patterns and environmental correlates. Ecography 31: 457-468
  • Kleyer, M., Bekker, R.M., Knevel, I.C., Bakker, J.P., Thompson, K., Sonnenschein, M., Poschlod, P., van Groenendael, J.M., Klimeš, L., Klimešová, J., Klotz, S., Rusch, G.M., Hermy, M., Adriaens, D., Boedeltje, G., Bossuyt, B., Dannemann, A., Endels, P., Götzenberger, L., Hodgson, J.G., Jackel, A-K., Kühn, I., Kunzmann, D., Ozinga, W.A., Römermann, C., Stadler, M., Schlegelmilch, J., Steendam, H.J., Tackenberg, O., Wilmann, B., Cornelissen, J.H.C., Eriksson, O., Garnier, E. & Peco, B. (2008) The LEDA Traitbase: a database of life-history traits of the Northwest European flora. Journal of Ecology 96: 1266-1274
  • Götzenberger, L., Durka, W., Kühn, I. & Klotz, S. (2007) The relationship between pollen size and the pollen-ovule ratio – another comparative test of sex allocation theory. Evolutionary Ecology Research 9: 1145-1161
  • Götzenberger, L., Kühn, I., Durka, W. & Klotz, S. (2006) The relationship between seed size and the pollen-ovule ratio – a comparative test of sex allocation theory. Evolutionary Ecology Research 8: 1101-1116
  • Buhk, C., Götzenberger, L., Wesche, K., Sánchez Gómez, P. & Hensen, I. (2006) Postfire regeneration in a Mediterranean pine forest with historically low fire frequency. Acta Oecologica 30: 288-298
  • Götzenberger L., Ohl C., Hensen I., Sánchez Gómez P. & Wesche K. (2003) Postfire regeneration of a thermomediterranean shrubland area in south-eastern Spain. Anales de Biología 25: 21-28

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