Abundance and local-scale processes contribute to multi-phyla gradients in global marine diversity

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Science Advances  18 Oct 2017:
Vol. 3, no. 10, e1700419
DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.1700419

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vol. 3 no. 10

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  • Received for publication February 8, 2017
  • Accepted for publication September 20, 2017

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  1. Graham J. Edgar1,*,
  2. Timothy J. Alexander2,
  3. Jonathan S. Lefcheck3,
  4. Amanda E. Bates4,
  5. Stuart J. Kininmonth5,6,
  6. Russell J. Thomson7,
  7. J. Emmett Duffy8,
  8. Mark J. Costello9 and
  9. Rick D. Stuart-Smith1
  1. 1Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies, University of Tasmania, Hobart, Tasmania 7001 Australia.
  2. 2Department of Fish Ecology and Evolution, Centre of Ecology, Evolution and Biogeochemistry, Eawag, Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology, Seestrasse 79, CH-6047 Kastanienbaum, Switzerland.
  3. 3Department of Biological Sciences, Virginia Institute of Marine Science, College of William and Mary, Gloucester Point, VA 23062–1346, USA.
  4. 4Ocean and Earth Science, National Oceanography Centre Southampton, University of Southampton, Southampton SO14 3ZH, UK.
  5. 5Stockholm Resilience Centre, Stockholm University, Kräftriket 2B, Stockholm SE-106 91 Sweden.
  6. 6School of Marine Studies, University of the South Pacific, Suva, Fiji Islands.
  7. 7Centre for Research in Mathematics, School of Computing, Engineering and Mathematics, Western Sydney University, Penrith, New South Wales 2751, Australia.
  8. 8Tennenbaum Marine Observatories Network, Smithsonian Institution, 647 Contees Wharf Road, Edgewater, MD 21037, USA.
  9. 9Institute of Marine Science, University of Auckland, Auckland 1142, New Zealand.
  1. *Corresponding author. Email: g.edgar{at}


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