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Table 2 Abundant species' mortality and recruitment

From: Stand dynamics of the drought-affected floodplain forests of Araguaia River, Brazilian Amazon

Species Stem density (ha–1) Mortality rate (%∙yr–1) Recruitment rate (%∙yr–1) Mean diameter growth (mm∙yr–1)
NAF AF NAF AF NAF AF NAF AF
Albizia hasslerii 40 20 2.09 0.81 2.64 0.81 1.54 1.48
Alibertia edulis 4 258 0 1.21 0 0.77 1.70 1.35
Brosimum rubescens 101 39 1.52 0.83 1.52 0.42 1.50 1.35
Combretum leprosum 37 35 2.59 9.31 2.59 7.09 1.33 1.54
Cordia sellowiana 46 0 1.75   1.75   1.23  
Inga marginata 63 208 2.26 1.10 3.12 0.95 2.02 1.30
Mouriri guianensis 78 147 1.52 2.28 1.66 1.62 1.52 1.46
Piranhea trifoliata 13 87 1.89 0.37 0 0 1.57 1.52
Protium heptaphyllum 309 94 2.12 3.48 1.87 3.97 1.24 1.93
Protium paniculatum 91 6 1.81 21.40 1.69 22.88 1.49 1.67
Saccellium brasiliense 5 101 0 1.64 0 1.48 1.69 1.24
Xylopia frutescens 51 34 2.11 4.47 3.38 8.31 2.44 1.97
  1. Stem density (for the year 2001), annual mortality and recruitment rates, and annual diameter growth for the 12 most abundant tree species in the NAF and AF study plots during the study period (2001–2006)