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Untangling mechanisms structuring insect diversity patterns in the Cape Floristic Region : the Restionaceae and their herbivores
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2014-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Research into the patterns and drivers of insect diversity in the Cape Floristic Region (CFR) lags far behind that of plants. Here I sample insect herbivore communities on a dominant plant family ...
The influence of pollinators and herbivores on daisy flower colour community assembly patterns, plant species distributions and flower colour evolution in Namaqualand, South Africa
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2018-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Plant species with flowers that are not phenotypically specialized are usually considered to interact randomly with the available pollinator species. Because such plants are considered generalist in ...