Table 1

Occurrence of Diospyros species in different habitats in New Caledonia
Limestone Serpentine Schist Ultramafic rock Volcanic rock
Vegetation Humid mountain forest D. parviflora, D. trisulca D. flavocarpa, D. labillardierei
Humid low land forest D. glans, D. pancheri, D. parviflora, D. umbrosa D. umbrosa
Mesophyll forest D. minimifolia, D. pustuala, D. tridentata D. erudita D. cherrieri, D. erudita, D. minimifolia, D. perplexa, D. pustulata
Maquis D. revolutissima D. vieillardii
Littoral forest D. calciphila, D. inexplorata D. impolita

Habitats are grouped according to vegetation type and substrate. Note that several species are co-occurring and that a few species are found in several habitats.

Turner et al.

Turner et al. BMC Evolutionary Biology 2013 13:269   doi:10.1186/1471-2148-13-269

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