New handbook for standardised measurement of plant functional traits worldwide

Below there is the Table of Contents of the New Handbook, in which you can search for any of the plant functional traits included in the Handbook and get a complete definition by cliking on the corresponding link.

Additionally, in the bottom of this page there are direct links to Box 1-4, Appendix 1, Figures and Supplementary Material of the Handbook, which you may need to look at while reading the definitions. A spanish version of the New Handbook will be available soon in this website.


Citation

Pérez-Harguindeguy N., Díaz S., Garnier E., Lavorel S., Poorter H., Jaureguiberry P., Bret-Harte M. S., Cornwell W. K., Craine J. M., Gurvich D. E., Urcelay C., Veneklaas E. J., Reich P. B., Poorter L., Wright I. J., Ray P., Enrico L., Pausas J. G., de Vos A. C., Buchmann N., Funes G., Quétier F., Hodgson J. G., Thompson K., Morgan H. D., ter Steege H., van der Heijden M. G. A., Sack L., Blonder B., Poschlod P., Vaieretti M. V., Conti G., Staver A. C., Aquino S., Cornelissen J. H. C. (2013) New handbook for standardised measurement of plant functional traits worldwide. Australian Journal of Botany, 61, 167-234. http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/BT12225