A dataset containing the species, site, and environmental data used to fit GDM in examples.
A data frame with 42,142 rows and 14 variables
-species: Species identifier.
-site: Site identification.
-awcA: plant-available water capacity of soil
-phTotal: soil pH
-sandA: percent sand content of soil
-shcA: saturated hydraulic conductivity of soil
-solumDepth: depth of solum layer (unknown units)
-bio5: Maximum Temperature of Warmest Month (C x 10)
-bio6: Minimum Temperature of Coldest Month (C x 10)
-bio15: Precipitation Seasonality (Coefficient of Variation)
-bio18: Precipitation of Warmest Quarter (mm)
-bio19: Precipitation of Coldest Quarter (mm)
-Lat: Latitude Coordinate of site
-Long: Longitude Coordinate of site
Fitzpatrick MC, Sanders NJ, Normand S, Svenning J-C, Ferrier S, Gove AD, Dunn RR (2013). Environmental and historical imprints on beta diversity: insights from variation in rates of species turnover along gradients. Proceedings of the Royal Society: Series B 280, art. 1768