Previous studies have shown that floral abundance is an important trait to attract flower visitors. However, few studies considered the spatial effects of flower abundance on flower visitors. In this paper, we examined and discussed the relationship between floral abundance and number of flower visitors in three spatial scales.
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This study was supported by a Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research of the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology (A-15207003 and B-20370010) to Takayuki Ohgushi, the Global COE program (A06) of Kyoto University, and the JSPS Core-to-Core Program and National Science Foundation DEB 0949280 to Timothy P. Craig and J. K. Itami.
- Floral abundance
- Flower visitor
- Space-dependent effect