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A Phytogeographical Metaanalysis of the Semiarid Caatinga Domain in Brazil.

Appendix 2
Table 7 Table with the life-form spectra used in the comparison
of the Caatinga and main world biomes (as compiled by Batalha
& Martins, 2002)

Prevailing vegetation type             Life-form class (%)

Site                                   Ph     Ch     He     Cr     Th

Crystalline Caatinga
  Crateus, CE, Brazil                  28.5   19.0   5.1    1.5    46.0
  Quixada, CE, Brazil                  26.3   15.8   12.8   2.3    42.9
  Floresta/Betania 1, PE, Brazil       28.7   21.8   12.9   1.0    35.6
  Floresta/Betania 2, PE, Brazil       26.1   19.6   15.2   2.2    37.0
  Floresta, PE, Brazil                 23.4   16.9   16.9   2.6    40.3
Sedimentary Caatinga
  Crateus 1, CE, Brazil                57.4   19.1   3.7    2.9    16.9
  Crateus 2, CE, Brazil                58.0   23.2   2.4    3.2    13.2
  S. Jose do Piaui, PI, Brazil         71.3   12.5   8.1    3.7    4.4
Inselberg in the Caatinga
  Quixada, CE, Brazil                  26.0   14.3   13.0   2.6    44.2
Inselberg in the Agreste
  S. Joaquim do Monte, PE, Brazil      49.4   6.5    4.5    11.7   27.9
  Altinho/Agrestina, PE, Brazil        35.2   5.6    3.2    11.2   44.8
  Esperanca, PB, Brazil                39.7   12.7   4.8    0.8    42.1
  Feira de Santana, BA, Brazil         60.4   18.8   8.3    6.3    6.3
Brazilian Cerrado
  Brasilia, Brazil                     39.1   13.5   44.9   1.8    0.7
  Emas National Park, Brazil           31.6   12.8   49.9   2      3.7
  Lagoa Santa, Brazil                  28.8   6.1    55.1   5.4    4.6
  Mojiguacu, Brazil                    30.9   12.2   47     2.1    7.8
  Pirassununga, Brazil                 40.1   17.1   36.1   1.1    5.6
  Santa Rita do Passa Quatro, Brazil   45.3   17.2   30     0.8    6.7
Boreal forest
  Terra Nova National Park, Canada     37     12     32     19     0
Cold steppe
  Akron, Colorado, USA                 0      19     58     8      15
  Danube, Southeastern Europe          7      5      55     10     23
  Pamir Mountain                       1      12     63     10     14
  Yekastemoslaw, Near East             5      3      55     13     24
Dry temperate forest
  Sinjawi and Duki regions, Pakistan   31.1   10.7   27.7   2.5    27.9
Hot desert
  Bir Ghanam, Lybia                    0      27.3   9.1    4.5    59.1
  Canary Islands                       19     19     10     4      47
  California, USA                      26     7      18     7      42
  Eastern Egypt                        6.5    29     22     4.2    38.3
  El Golea, central Sahara             9      13     15     7      56
  Gardhaia, north Africa               3      16     20     3      58
  Israel                               8      16     16     7      52
  Jazan, Saudi Arabia                  10.1   31.5   5.6    4.5    48.3
  Lybia                                12     21     20     5      42
  Ooldea, Australia                    46     14     4      1      35
  Oudja, Morocco                       0      4      17     6      73
  Transcaspian lowlands                11     7      27     14     41
  Zeltin, Lybia                        0      14.3   9.5    0      76.2
Hot steppe
  Tucson, USA                          18     11     24     0      47
  Cyrenaica, north Africa              8      14     19     8      50
  Madeira Islands                      15     7      24     3      51
  Timbuctu, Africa                     24     36     9      6      25
  Turhoona, Lybia                      5.3    25.7   13.2   15.8   42.1
  Zwara, Lybia                         6.3    46.9   9.4    3.1    34.4
Mediterranean vegetation
  Crete                                9      13     27     12     38
  Ikaria, Greece                       7      7      23     14     49
  Israel                               8      9      23     10     49
  Mount Killini, Greece                10.2   11     41.9   13.1   23.9
  Samos, Greece                        9      13     32     13     33
  Southern France                      7      13     29     8      43
Prairie
  Konza, USA                           11.1   0.9    33.1   24.9   29.9
Rain forest
  Alto do Palmital, Brazil             80     6      11     3      0
  Caioba, Brazil                       87     7      3      3      0
  Mucambo, Brazil                      95     1      3      1      0
  Horto Botanico, Brazil               70     4      16     5      5
  Queensland, USA                      96     2      0      2      0
Savanna
  Barinas, Venezuela                   11     3      18     40     28
  Calabozo, Venezuela                  28     7      31     5      29
  Ghanzi, Botswana                     19.9   16.4   28.2   7.6    27.9
  Lake Edward, Zaire                   5      38     22     5      29
  Lamto, Ivory Coast                   9      1      62     9      19
  Northern Surinam                     8      3      38     28     23
  Ookemeji, Nigeria                    30     0      23     21     25
  Southern Kalahari, Africa            13.3   12.2   34.5   7.4    32.7
  Southwestern Madagascar              21     18     26     3      32
Subtropical forest
  Matheran, India                      66     17     2      5      10
Temperate Forest
  Alabama, USA                         17.6   3.1    47.8   17.1   14.4
  Alberta, USA                         25.8   1.8    48.2   17.1   7.1
  Cape Breton, USA                     14.6   1.8    51.3   25.6   6.7
  North Carolina, USA                  59.6   0      36     4.5    0
  North Carolina, USA                  35.9   2.8    44.1   17.2   0
  China                                31.5   2.3    33.9   19.7   12.7
  Cincinnati, USA                      33.6   3.9    34.4   23.4   3.9
  Cincinnati, USA                      49.9   4.2    23.5   15.9   6.5
  Connecticut, USA                     14.8   2      49.4   20.3   13.5
  Scotland                             13.5   18     53     13     2
  Georgia, USA                         23     4      55     10     8
  Hondo, Japan                         28.9   2      47.4   11.7   10
  Illinois, USA                        16.3   1.3    49.7   18.6   14.1
  Indiana, USA                         14.4   1.9    49     18     16.7
  Iowa, USA                            15.3   1      48.6   20.9   14.2
  Long Island, USA                     34.8   10.9   32.6   20.6   1.1
  Michigan, USA                        22.8   3.9    47     16.1   10.2
  Minnesota, USA                       38.5   4.4    41.8   15.4   0
  Minnesota, USA                       35.2   3.2    45.6   16     0
  Mississipi, USA                      19.5   3.1    49.4   15.2   12.8
  New York, USA                        16.5   5.3    33.3   31.9   13
  Paris, France                        8      6.5    51.5   25     9
  North Carolina, USA                  30     2.1    45     11.1   11.9
  Serbia                               28.7   11.3   46.2   9.1    4.7
  Stuttgart, Germany                   9      3      54     17     17
  Tenesse, USA                         19.6   1.7    52.1   15.1   11.5
  Virginia, USA                        18.6   1.4    51.7   11.3   17
Tundra
  Spitzbergen                          1      22     60     15     2

Prevailing vegetation type             Reference

Site

Crystalline Caatinga
  Crateus, CE, Brazil                  Araujo et al. (2011)
  Quixada, CE, Brazil                  Costa et al. (2007)
  Floresta/Betania 1, PE, Brazil       Costa et al. (2009)
  Floresta/Betania 2, PE, Brazil       Rodal et al. (2005)
  Floresta, PE, Brazil                 Rodal et al. (2005)
Sedimentary Caatinga
  Crateus 1, CE, Brazil                Araujo et al. (2011)
  Crateus 2, CE, Brazil                Araujo et al. (2011)
  S. Jose do Piaui, PI, Brazil         Mendes and Castro (2010)
Inselberg in the Caatinga
  Quixada, CE, Brazil                  Araujo et al. (2008)
Inselberg in the Agreste
  S. Joaquim do Monte, PE, Brazil      Gomes and Alves (2010)
  Altinho/Agrestina, PE, Brazil        Gomes and Alves (2010)
  Esperanca, PB, Brazil                Porto et al. (2008)
  Feira de Santana, BA, Brazil         Franca et al. (2005)
Brazilian Cerrado
  Brasilia, Brazil                     Ratter et al. (1980)
  Emas National Park, Brazil           Batalha and Martins (2002)
  Lagoa Santa, Brazil                  Warming (1892)
  Mojiguacu, Brazil                    Mantovani (1983)
  Pirassununga, Brazil                 Batalha et al. (1997)
  Santa Rita do Passa Quatro, Brazil   Batalha and Mantovani (2001)
Boreal forest
  Terra Nova National Park, Canada     Charest et al. (2000)
Cold steppe
  Akron, Colorado, USA                 Paulsen (1915) in Cain (1950)
  Danube, Southeastern Europe          Bojko (1934) in Cain (1950)
  Pamir Mountain                       Paulsen (1912) in Cain (1950)
  Yekastemoslaw, Near East             Paulsen (1912) in Cain (1950)
Dry temperate forest
  Sinjawi and Duki regions, Pakistan   Tareen and Qadir (1993)
Hot desert
  Bir Ghanam, Lybia                    Qadir and Shetvy (1986)
  Canary Islands                       Borgesen (1924) in Cain (1950)
  California, USA                      Raunkiaer (1934)
  Eastern Egypt                        El-Ghani (1998)
  El Golea, central Sahara             Raunkiaer (1934)
  Gardhaia, north Africa               Raunkiaer (1934)
  Israel                               Danin and Orshan (1990)
  Jazan, Saudi Arabia                  El-Demerdash et al. (1994)
  Lybia                                Raunkiaer (1934)
  Ooldea, Australia                    Adamson and Osbom (1922)
                                         in Cain (1950)
  Oudja, Morocco                       Braun-Blanquet and Maire (1924)
                                         in Cain (1950)
  Transcaspian lowlands                Paulsen (1912) in Cain (1950)
  Zeltin, Lybia                        Qadir and Shetvy (1986)
Hot steppe
  Tucson, USA                          Paulsen (1915) in Cain (1950)
  Cyrenaica, north Africa              Raunkiaer (1934)
  Madeira Islands                      Raunkiaer (1934)
  Timbuctu, Africa                     Hagerup (1930) in Cain (1950)
  Turhoona, Lybia                      Qadir and Shetvy (1986)
  Zwara, Lybia                         Qadir and Shetvy (1986)
Mediterranean vegetation
  Crete                                Turrill (1929) in Cain (1950)
  Ikaria, Greece                       Christodoulakis (1996)
  Israel                               Danin and Orshan (1990)
  Mount Killini, Greece                Dimopoulus
                                         and Georgiadis (1992)
  Samos, Greece                        Raunkiaer (1934)
  Southern France                      Braun-Blanquet (1925)
                                         in Cain (1950)
Prairie
  Konza, USA                           Stalter et al. (1991)
Rain forest
  Alto do Palmital, Brazil             Cain et al. (1956)
  Caioba, Brazil                       Cain et al. (1956)
  Mucambo, Brazil                      Cain et al. (1956)
  Horto Botanico, Brazil               Cain et al. (1956)
  Queensland, USA                      Cromer and Pryor (1942)
                                         in Cain (1950)
Savanna
  Barinas, Venezuela                   Sarmiento and Monasterio (1983)
  Calabozo, Venezuela                  Aristeguieta (1966) in Sarmiento
                                         and Monasterio (1983)
  Ghanzi, Botswana                     Cole and Brown (1976)
  Lake Edward, Zaire                   Lebrun (1947) in Sarmiento
                                         and Monasterio (1983)
  Lamto, Ivory Coast                   Cesar (1971) in Sarmiento
                                         and Monasterio (1983)
  Northern Surinam                     Van Donselaar-Tenbokkel
                                         Huinink (1966) in Sarmiento
                                         and Monasterio (1983)
  Ookemeji, Nigeria                    Hopkins (1962) in Sarmiento
                                         and Monasterio (1983)
  Southern Kalahari, Africa            Cole and Brown (1976)
  Southwestern Madagascar              Morat (1973) in Sarmiento
                                         and Monasterio (1983)
Subtropical forest
  Matheran, India                      Bharucha and Ferreira (1941)
                                         in Cain (1950)
Temperate Forest
  Alabama, USA                         Ennis (1928) in Cain (1950)
  Alberta, USA                         Moss (1932) in Cain (1950)
  Cape Breton, USA                     Ennis (1928) in Cain (1950)
  North Carolina, USA                  Buell and Wilbur (1948)
  North Carolina, USA                  Buell and Wilbur (1948)
  China                                Gao and Chen (1998)
  Cincinnati, USA                      Withrow (1932) in Cain (1950)
  Cincinnati, USA                      Withrow (1932) in Cain (1950)
  Connecticut, USA                     Ennis (1928) in Cain (1950)
  Scotland                             Watt (1931) in Cain (1950)
  Georgia, USA                         Raunkiaer (1934)
  Hondo, Japan                         Horikawa and Sato (1938)
                                         in Cain (1950)
  Illinois, USA                        Ewer (1932) in Cain (1950)
  Indiana, USA                         McDonald (1937) in Cain (1950)
  Iowa, USA                            Ennis (1928) in Cain (1950)
  Long Island, USA                     Cain (1936) in Cain (1950)
  Michigan, USA                        Gates (1930) in Cain (1950)
  Minnesota, USA                       Buell and Wilbur (1948)
  Minnesota, USA                       Buell and Wilbur (1948)
  Mississipi, USA                      Ennis (1928) in Cain (1950)
  New York, USA                        Taylor (1918) in Cain (1950)
  Paris, France                        Allorge (1922) in Cain (1950)
  North Carolina, USA                  Stalter et al. (1991)
  Serbia                               Turrill (1929) in Cain (1950)
  Stuttgart, Germany                   Raunkiaer (1934)
  Tenesse, USA                         Cain (1945) in Cain (1950)
  Virginia, USA                        Allard (1944) in Cain (1950)
Tundra
  Spitzbergen                          Raunkiaer (1934)

The Caatinga life-form spectra presented here may differ a little
from the data provided by original authors because we reclassified
some species to match Raunkiaer's original categories and excluded
exotic species and records not identified to species level

To download this table in text format and see the full reference
for each cited work see Appendix 3


Appendix 3

Appendix 3 is composed by the raw database and matrices upon which we built our analyses, as well as other supporting files, including appendices 1 and 2 in text format. You can download these digital files at: http://dx.doi.org/10.6084/m9.figshare.1497939.

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Marcelo Freire Moro (1,4) * Eiinear Nic Lughadha (2) * Francisca Soares de Araujo (3) * Fernando Roberto Martins (1)

(1) Departamento de Biologia Vegetal, University of Campinas--Universidade Estadual de Campinas, UNICAMP, Bloco M, CEP 13.083-970 Campinas, Sao Paulo, Brazil

(2) Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AB, UK

(3) Departamento de Biologia, Centro de Ciencias, Federal University of Ceara--Universidade Federal do Ceara, UFC, Campus do Pici, Bloco 906, CEP 60455-760 Fortaleza, CE, Brazil

(4) Author for Correspondence; e-mail: bio_moro@yahoo.com.br

Published online: 19 May 2016
Table 1 Number of selected surveys (complete dataset presented
in Moro et al., 2014a, 2015a) for each environment type and
floristic component sampled for each site

Environment type             General flora   Woody   Non woody   Total
                             (woody + non    only    only
                             woody)

Sedimentary Caatinga         11              7       0           18
Crystalline Caatinga         4               6       2           12
Inselberg                    10              0       0           10
Arboreal Caatinga            0               9       0           9
Riverine forest              1               7       0           8
Caatinga in Agreste          2               3       1           6
  (Ecotone to the
  Atlantic Forest)
Transition crystalline/      3               2       1           6
  sedimentary
Caatinga in the Chapada      0               3       0           3
  Diamantina
Caatinga in Campo Maior      0               2       0           2
  (Ecotone to the Cerrado)
Total                        31              39      4           74

Table 2 Number and proportion of species with each habit in the
semiarid Caatinga Phytogeographical Domain (based on the combined
data from 74 sites)

                             Non      Climber     Climber   Woody
                             woody    non woody   woody

Number of species            604      123         113       710
  reported with each habit
Percentage of species        38.1 %   7.8 %       7.1 %     44.8 %
  reported with each habit

                             Epiphytes   Parasites and   Total
                                         hemiparasites

Number of species            25          ii              1586
  reported with each habit
Percentage of species        1.6%        0.7 %           100.0 %
  reported with each habit

Table 3 The recorded number of woody species in 70 sites and the
recorded number of non woody species in 35 sites as we compiled
in our dataset, and the expected extrapolated richness for 100
sites ([+ or -] standard deviation), as well as the total, asymptotic
richness estimated by Chao 2, Jackknife 1, Jackknife 2 and ICE
estimators

                              Actual number of   Number of
                              species recorded   species expected
                              (in 70 sites for   by the
                              woody and 35 for   extrapolation to
                              non woody          100 sites
                              plants)

Data for woody plants         823                938.2 [+ or -] 19.3
  (based on 70 sites with
  data on woody plants)
Data for non woody plants     727 (a)            1098.7 [+ or -] 41.0
  (based on 35 sites with
  data on non woody plants)

                              Number of   Number of      Number of
                              species     species        species
                              estimated   estimated by   estimated by
                              by Chao 2   Jackknife 1    Jackknife 2

Data for woody plants         1192        1140.4         1320.1
  (based on 70 sites with
  data on woody plants)
Data for non woody plants     1238.9      1078.5         1309.2
  (based on 35 sites with
  data on non woody plants)

                              Number of
                              species
                              estimated
                              by ICE

Data for woody plants         1189.8
  (based on 70 sites with
  data on woody plants)
Data for non woody plants     1270.9
  (based on 35 sites with
  data on non woody plants)

(a) This represents the total number of non woody species in our
full dataset. When preparing the matrices for multivariate
analyses, estimation of richness and extrapolation, we excluded
from the matrices sites with fewer than 10 species with a given
habit reported for that particular site, resulting in a matrix
with 721 non woody species in the analyses, from an initial
dataset with the full 727 species. Epiphytes and hemiparasites
were not included in this analysis

Table 4 Number of species in each of the 31 sites with data for
general flora (both woody and non woody species reported) used
to build the habit spectra in the semiarid Caatinga
Phytogeographical Domain

Environment       Site Code    Number of species reported
type
                               Non     Climber   Woody   Climber
                               Woody   non               woody
                                       woody

Inselberg         PE-Ins1-Be   106     17        43      4
Inselberg         PE-Ins3-Al   74      11        22      3
Inselberg         PE-Ins2-SJ   68      17        35      7
Inselberg         PB-Ins2-Es   65      4         22      6
Inselberg         BA-Ins1-It   49      19        69      6
Inselberg         BA-Ins2-It   46      16        80      6
Inselberg         PB-Ins3-Pu   39      11        17      12
Inselberg         CE-Ins1-Qu   34      5         14      5
Inselberg         PE-Ins4-Ve   33      19        53      7
Inselberg         BA-Ins3-Fe   18      3         11      3
Transition        PE-Tran2-M   46      17        62      13
  crystalline/
  sedimentary
Transition        PI-Tran1-S   42      6         126     8
  crystalline/
  sedimentary
Transition        CE-Tran1-A   28      10        86      21
  crystalline/
  sedimentary
Crystalline       CE-Cry1-Cr   69      11        36      7
Crystalline       CE-Cry2-Qu   57      11        30      6
Crystalline       PE-Cry5-Be   49      3         31      2
Crystalline       PE-Cryl7-F   32                14
Crystalline       PE-Agr1-Ca   23      6         42      6
Crystalline       PB-Agr2-La   22      6         54      7
Riverine forest   PE-Riv2-Fl   33      1         30      2
Sedimentary       CE-Sed2-Cr   72      17        118     16
Sedimentary       PE-Sed1-Bu   52      14        71      6
Sedimentary       CE-Sed1-Cr   46      5         69      4
Sedimentary       BA-Sed1-Ua   34      5         31      6
Sedimentary       PE-Sed3-Bu   34      7         88      9
Sedimentary       PE-Sed5-Ib   33      6         66      13
Sedimentary       CE-Sed4-No   30      3         109     16
Sedimentary       BA-Sed2-Ba   22      6         46      3
Sedimentary       PI-Sed2-SJ   17      9         78      7
Sedimentary       PE-Sed2-Bu   15      10        68      7
Sedimentary       PI-Sed3-Pa   8       3         49      5

Environment       Number of species reported
type
                  Epiphyte   Parasite/      Total
                             Hemiparasite

Inselberg         6          1              177
Inselberg         3                         113
Inselberg         13                        140
Inselberg         1                         98
Inselberg         6          I              150
Inselberg         7          1              156
Inselberg         1                         80
Inselberg                                   58
Inselberg         4          1              117
Inselberg         3                         38
Transition                                  138
  crystalline/
  sedimentary
Transition                                  182
  crystalline/
  sedimentary
Transition        2                         147
  crystalline/
  sedimentary
Crystalline                                 123
Crystalline                                 104
Crystalline       3                         88
Crystalline                                 46
Crystalline                                 77
Crystalline       1          1              91
Riverine forest              1              67
Sedimentary                                 223
Sedimentary                  3              146
Sedimentary                                 124
Sedimentary       3          3              82
Sedimentary       5          3              146
Sedimentary       2          2              122
Sedimentary                                 158
Sedimentary                  3              80
Sedimentary       2                         113
Sedimentary       2          3              105
Sedimentary                                 65

Table 5 Biological spectra in the Caatinga Domain in Brazil,
with reclassified life-forms to match the original Raunkiaerian
categories

Caatinga subtype                    Site code

Site (municipality/state)

Crystalline Caatinga
  Crateus, Ceara                    Cry-caa1
  Quixada, Ceara                    Cry-caa3
  Floresta/Betania 1, Pernambuco    Cry-caa2
  Floresta/Betania 2, Pernambuco    Cry-caa4
  Floresta, Pernambuco              Cry-caa5
Sedimentary Caatinga
  Crateus 1, Ceara                  Sed-caa1
  Crateus 2, Ceara                  Sed-caa2
  S. Jose do Piaui, Piaui           Sed-caa3
Inselberg in the Caatinga
  Quixada, Ceara                    Ins-caa
Inselberg in the Agreste
  S. Joaquim do Monte, Pernambuco   Ins-agr1
  Altinho/Agrestina, Pernambuco     Ins-agr2
  Esperanca, Paraiba                Ins-agr3
  Feira de Santana, Bahia           Ins-agr4

Caatinga subtype                    Life-form class (%)

Site (municipality/state)           Ph     Ch     He     Cr     Th

Crystalline Caatinga
  Crateus, Ceara                    28.5   19.0   5.1    1.5    46.0
  Quixada, Ceara                    26.3   15.8   12.8   2.3    42.9
  Floresta/Betania 1, Pernambuco    28.7   21.8   12.9   1.0    35.6
  Floresta/Betania 2, Pernambuco    26.1   19.6   15.2   2.2    37.0
  Floresta, Pernambuco              23.4   16.9   16.9   2.6    40.3
Sedimentary Caatinga
  Crateus 1, Ceara                  57.4   19.1   3.7    2.9    16.9
  Crateus 2, Ceara                  58.0   23.2   2.4    3.2    13.2
  S. Jose do Piaui, Piaui           71.3   12.5   8.1    3.7    4.4
Inselberg in the Caatinga
  Quixada, Ceara                    26.0   14.3   13.0   2.6    44.2
Inselberg in the Agreste
  S. Joaquim do Monte, Pernambuco   49.4   6.5    4.5    11.7   27.9
  Altinho/Agrestina, Pernambuco     35.2   5.6    3.2    11.2   44.8
  Esperanca, Paraiba                39.7   12.7   4.8    0.8    42.1
  Feira de Santana, Bahia           60.4   18.8   8.3    6.3    6.3

Caatinga subtype                    Reference

Site (municipality/state)

Crystalline Caatinga
  Crateus, Ceara                    Araujo et al. (2011)
  Quixada, Ceara                    Costa et al. (2007)
  Floresta/Betania 1, Pernambuco    Costa et al. (2009)
  Floresta/Betania 2, Pernambuco    Rodai et al. (2005)
  Floresta, Pernambuco              Rodai et al. (2005)
Sedimentary Caatinga
  Crateus 1, Ceara                  Araujo et al. (2011)
  Crateus 2, Ceara                  Araujo et al. (2011)
  S. Jose do Piaui, Piaui           Mendes and Castro (2010)
Inselberg in the Caatinga
  Quixada, Ceara                    Araujo et al. (2008)
Inselberg in the Agreste
  S. Joaquim do Monte, Pernambuco   Gomes and Alves (2010)
  Altinho/Agrestina, Pernambuco     Gomes and Alves (2010)
  Esperanca, Paraiba                Porto et al. (2008)
  Feira de Santana, Bahia           Franca et al. (2005)

Ph phanerophyte, Ch chamaephyte, He hemicryptophyte,
Cr cryptophyte, Th therophyte

Fig. 10 General habit spectra in the semiarid Caatinga
Phytogeographical Domain as represented in our database
(70 sites with data for woody plants and 35 sites
with data for non woody plants)

                        % of species    No.of species
                        reported with   reported with
                        each habit      each habit

Non Woody               38,1%           604
Climber Non Woody       7,8%            123
Climber Woody           7,1%            113
Woody                   44,8%           710
Epiphyte
Parasite/Hemiparasite

Note: Table made from bar graph.

Fig. 12 Habit spectra showing the proportion and number of species
with a given habit in each of the 31 sites with data for general
flora (both woody and non woody species reported) in the semiarid
Caatinga Phytogeographical Domain

                    Climber
             Non    Non             Climber            Parasite/
             Woody  Woody    Woody  Woody    Epiphyte  Hemiparasite

PI-Sed3-Pa       8        3     49        5
PE-Sed2-Bu      15       10     68        7
PI-Sed2-SJ      17        9     78        7
BA-Sed2-Ba      22        6     46        3
CE-Sed4-No      30        3    109       16
PE-Sed5-Ib      33        6     66       13
PE-Sed3-Bu      34        7     88        9
BA-Sed1-Ua      34        5     31        6
CE-Sed1-Cr      46        5     69        4
PE-Sed1-Bu      52       14     71        6
CE-Sed2-Cr      72       17    118       16
PE-Riv2-Fl      33        1     30        2
PB-Agr2-La      22        6     54        7
PE-Agr1-Ca      23        6     42        6
fPE-Cry17-F     32              14
PE-Cry5-Be      49        3     31        2
CE-Cry2-Qu      57       11     30        6
CE-Cry1-Cr      69       11     36        7
CE-Tran1-A      28       10     86       21
PI-Tran1-S      42        6    126        8
PE-Tran2-M      46       17     62       13
BA-Ins3-Fe      18        3     11        3
PE-Ins4-Ve      33       19     53        7
CE-Ins1-Qu      34        5     14        5
PB-Ins3-Pu      39       11     17       12
BA-Ins2-It      46       16     80        6
BA-Ins1-It      49       19     69        6
PB-Ins2-Es      65        4     22        6
PE-Ins2-SJ      68       17     35        7
PE-Ins3-Al      74       11     22        3
PE-Ins1-Be     106       17     43        4
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Title Annotation:p. 137-148
Author:Moro, Marcelo Freire; Lughadha, Eimear Nic; de Araujo, Francisca Soares; Martins, Fernando Roberto
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