Table 1

Summary of the publications reviewed with regard to several factors.

Reference

Species type

Species nr.

Geograph. distribution

Spatial setting

Temporal scale

Methods

Land use

Dispersal

Management


[33]

P

1200

Europe

pa-s

2050

s (bcm)

no

y (m)

t


[12]

P

3

Australia

pa-s

2030;2070

s (bcm)

no

no

d


[10]

P; M

213

USA

8

na

s & p-b (DGVM)

no

no

no


[34]

P;M;B;A;F;L;MO;BR

131

USA

pa-s

2011-2040; 2061-2090

s (bcm)

no

y (sm)

t


[26]

B

50

SA; Swaziland; Lesotho

pa-s

2070-2080; 2090-2100

s (bcm)

y (cm)

y (m)

d


[72]

P

na

USA

pa-s

na

s (bcm)

no

no

d


[30]

M; B

11

USA

1

2040

s (bcm)

y (cm)

no

d


[73]

P

327

SA (CFR)

pa-s

2050

s (bcm)

y (cm)

y (m)

d


[35]

P;B;M

1695

Europe; CFR; Mexico

pa-s

2050

s (bcm)

y (m)

y (m)

t


[74]

B

1608

Sub-Saharan-Africa

803

2025; 2055; 2085

s (bcm)

no

no

d


[75]

P

na

Switzerland

109

na

s (bcm)

no

no

d


[76]

na

na

global

pa-s

2070-2100

s (MCE)

y (m)

no

no


[27]

P

1

Austria

214

2050, 2080

s (bcm)

y (m)

no

d


[2]

B;M;A;R;

25711

global

30965

2000;2050;2100

s (MA)

y (cm)

no

d


[59]

P

na

Canada

2979

na

p-b (GVM)

no

no

d


[77]

P

8

Mexico

69

2025; 2065

s (bcm)

no

no

d


[78]

B

38

Brazil

73 & 1000

2050

s (bcm)

no

y (m)

d


[7]

P

5197

Africa

IPCs & IPAs*

2025;2055;2085

s (bcm)

no

no

d


[50]

P

282

SA (CFR)

pa-s

2010-2050

s (bcm)

y (m)

y (sm)

t


[54]

P

301

SA (CFR)

pa-s

2000;2050

s (bcm)

no

y (sm)

d


[58]

P

na

Canada

39

na

p-b (GVM)

no

no

d


[31]

P

20

Mexico

1

2030-2060;2060-2100

s (bcm)

no

no

d


[79]

P

29

Mexico

pa-s

2050

s (bcm)

no

no

d


[60]

P

159

Namibia

12

2050;2080

s (bcm) & p-b (DGVM)

no

y (m)

d


[80}

P

31

Scotland

3

2080

s (bcm)

no

no

no


[81]

hlz

na

Africa

pa-s

2065;2100

s (hlz)

y (indirect in hlz)

no

no


[82]

hlz

na

Mexico

33

na

s (hlz)

y (indirect in hlz)

no

d


[4]

B;I;A;M

9

Europe

pa-s

2020;2050

s (bcm)

y (m)

y (sm)

t


[57]

P

na

Brazil

pa-s

na

s & p-b

y (m)

no

d


[32]

M

1

USA

1

2025

s & pop-dyn.

no

no

d


[8]

P

316

SA (CFR)

pa-s

2050

s (bcm)

y (m)

y (sm)

t


[9]

B

12

Sub-Saharan-Africa

pa-s

2055

s (bcm)

y (m)

no

d


Abbreviations:

P: Plants; M: Mammals; B: Birds; I: Insects; R: Reptiles; A: Amphibiens; F: Fungi; L: Lichen; MO: Molluscs; BR: Bryophytes

na: not applicable (consider different units than species number, e.g. biome change);

hlz: holdrigde life zone; pa-s: already existing protected area system

s: statistical; p-b: process-based; bcm: bioclimatic modeling; MA: Millenium Ecosystem Assessment; pop-dyn.: population dynamics; MCE: mediterranean climate extent;

GVM: global vegetation model; DGVM: dynamic global vegetation model;

Land use: y (m): land use modeled; y (cm): land use changes modeled

Dispersal: y (m): dispersal modeled as full or null dispersal; y (sm): species-specific dispersal characteristics modeled;

Management: t: tested; d: discussed

* IPC: Important Plant Cell, IPA: Important Plant Area

Sieck et al. BMC Ecology 2011 11:12   doi:10.1186/1472-6785-11-12

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