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个人简历
刘晓娟
研 究 组 : 生物多样性与生物安全研究组
民       族: 汉
研究领域: 群落生态学、生物多样性与生态..
籍       贯:
导师资格: 硕士生导师
出生年月: 2020.02
职       称: 副研究员
毕业院校: 中科院植物研究所
入职时间: 2012.7
毕业时间: 2012.06
办公电话: 010-62836051
电子邮件: liuxiaojuan06@ibcas.ac.cn
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  • 学习工作经历
  • 科研项目
  • 所获奖励
  • 主要成果
  • 论文专著
  • 学习经历
    2006-2012 中国科学院 植物研究所 博士
    2002-2006 北京林业大学 资源与环境学院 学士

    工作经历
    2018-至今 中国科学院植物研究所 副研究员
    2012-2018 中国科学院植物研究所 助理研究员
    2016-2017 马里兰大学生物学系 访问学者
    2013-2015 苏黎世大学进化生物学与环境科学系 博士后

    任职经历
    2019-今 Journal of Ecology Associate Editor
    2020-2021 Basic and Applied Ecology Guest Editor
    2016-2017 Journal of Plant Ecology Guest Editor
  • 中国科学院青年创新促进会项目,院人才项目,2019-2022,主持

    物种多样性和遗传多样性对亚热带森林木本植物功能性状及早期生长的影响,国家自然科学基金面上项目,2019-2022,主持

    生物多样性与生态系统功能对全球变化的响应,中国科学院先导B专项-课题  2018-2023,主持

    植物功能性状对气候变化的响应,国家重点基础研究发展计划(973项目)-专题,2014-2019,主持

    不同多样性水平下亚热带森林木本植物种间与种内功能性状差异对生长率的影响,国家自然科学基金青年基金,2014-2016,主持

  • 2018第七届梁希青年论文奖一等奖
  • 第一或通讯作者(含共同)文章

    Bongers, F. J., B. Schmid, H. Bruelheide, F. Bongers, S. Li, G. von Oheimb, Y. Li, A. P. Cheng, K. P. Ma* and X. J. Liu*. 2021. Functional diversity effects on productivity increase with age in a forest biodiversity experiment. Nature Ecology & Evolution 5:1594-1603.

    Schnabel, F.#, *, X. J. Liu#, *, M. Kunz*, K. E. Barry, F. J. Bongers, H. Bruelheide, A. Fichtner, W. Härdtle, S. Li, C.-T. Pfaff, B. Schmid, J. A. Schwarz, Z. Y. Tang, B. Yang, J. Bauhus, G. v. Oheimb, K. P. Ma and C. Wirth. 2021. Species richness stabilizes productivity via asynchrony and drought-tolerance diversity in a large-scale tree biodiversity experiment. Science Advances 7:eabk1643.

    Ma, L. W., F. J. Bongers, S. Li, T. Tang, B. Yang, K. P. Ma and X. J. Liu*. 2021. Species identity and composition effects on community productivity in a subtropical forest. Basic and Applied Ecology 55:87-97.

    Trogisch, S.*, X. J. Liu*, G. Rutten, K. Xue*, J. Bauhus, U. Brose, W. Bu, S. Cesarz, D. Chesters, J. Connolly, X. Y. Cui, N. Eisenhauer, L. D. Guo, S. Haider, W. Härdtle, M. Kunz, L. L. Liu, Z. Q. Ma, S. Neumann, W. G. Sang, A. Schuldt, Z. Y. Tang, N. M. van Dam, G. von Oheimb, M.-Q. Wang, S. P. Wang, A. Weinhold, C. Wirth, T. Wubet, X. L. Xu, B. Yang, N. L. Zhang, C.-D. Zhu, K. P. Ma, Y. F. Wang and H. Bruelheide. 2021. The significance of tree-tree interactions for forest ecosystem functioning. Basic and Applied Ecology 55:33-52.

    Bongers, F. J., B. Schmid, W. Durka, S. Li, H. Bruelheide, C. Z. Hahn, H. R. Yan, K. P. Ma* and X. J. Liu*. 2020. Genetic richness affects trait variation but not community productivity in a tree diversity experiment. New Phytologist 227: 744-756

    Bongers, F. J., B. Schmid, Z. Sun, Y. Li, W. Härdtle, G. von Oheimb, Y. Li, S. Li, M. Staab, K. P. Ma* and X. J. Liu*. 2020. Growth–trait relationships in subtropical forest are stronger at higher diversity. Journal of Ecology 108:256-266.

    Liu, X. J.#, S. Trogisch#, J.-S. He, P. A. Niklaus, H. Bruelheide, Z. Y. Tang, A. Erfmeier, M. Scherer-Lorenzen, K. A. Pietsch, B. Yang, P. Kühn, T. Scholten, Y. Y. Huang, C. Wang, M. Staab, K. N. Leppert, C. Wirth*, B. Schmid* and K. P. Ma*. 2018. Tree species richness increases ecosystem carbon storage in subtropical forests. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 285.

    Liu, X. J., N. G. Swenson, D. M. Lin, X. C. Mi, M. N. Umaña, B. Schmid and K. P. Ma*. 2016. Linking individual-level functional traits to tree growth in a subtropical forest. Ecology 97:2396-2405.

    Liu, X. J. and K. P. Ma*. 2015. Plant Functional Traits—Concepts, Applications and Future Directions. Scientia Sinica Vitae 45:325-339. (In Chinese with English abstract).

    Liu, X. J., N. G. Swenson, J. L. Zhang and K. P. Ma*. 2013. The environment and space, not phylogeny, determine trait dispersion in a subtropical forest. Functional Ecology 27:264-272.

    Liu, X. J., N. G. Swenson, S. J. Wright, L. W. Zhang, K. Song, Y. J. Du, J. L. Zhang, X. C. Mi, H. B. Ren and K. P. Ma*. 2012. Covariation in Plant Functional Traits and Soil Fertility within Two Species-Rich Forests. Plos One 7(4): e34767.

    刘晓娟, 马克平*. 2015. 植物功能性状研究进展. 中国科学: 生命科学 45: 325–339.

     

    中文专著

    刘晓娟(编译). 2014. 17章保护地管理. 见普里马克, 马克平, 蒋志刚主编. 保护生物学. 北京: 科学出版社. 367-389.

     

    合作文章

    Staab, M., X. J. Liu, T. Assmann, H. Bruelheide, F. Buscot, W. Durka, A. Erfmeier, A.-M. Klein, K. P. Ma, S. Michalski, T. Wubet, B. Schmid, and A. Schuldt. 2021. Tree phylogenetic diversity structures multitrophic communities. Functional Ecology 35:521-534.

    Mi, X. C., Z. H. Sun, Y. F. Song, X. J. Liu, J. Yang, J. J. Wu, X. Q. Ci, J. Li, L. X. Lin, M. Cao, and K. P. Ma. 2021. Rare tree species have narrow environmental but not functional niches. Functional Ecology 35:511-520.

    Trogisch, S., X. J. Liu, G. Rutten, and H. Bruelheide. 2021. Tree diversity effects on ecosystem functioning–Introduction. Basic and Applied Ecology 55:1-5.

    Wang, Y. Q., M. W. Cadotte, J. H. Chen, X. C. Mi, H. B. Ren, X. J. Liu, M. J. Yu, J. T. Zhang, and K. P. Ma. 2020. Neighborhood interactions on seedling survival were greatly altered following an extreme winter storm. Forest Ecology and Management 461:117940.

    Li, Y., W. K. Bao, F. Bongers, B. Chen, G. K. Chen, K. Guo, M. X. Jiang, J. S. Lai, D. M. Lin, C. J. Liu, X. J. Liu, Y. Liu, X. C. Mi, X. J. Tian, X. H. Wang, W. B. Xu, J. H. Yan, B. Yang, Y. R. Zheng, and K. P. Ma. 2019a. Drivers of tree carbon storage in subtropical forests. Science of the Total Environment 654:684-693.

    Li, Y., H. Bruelheide, T. Scholten, B. Schmid, Z. K. Sun, N. L. Zhang, W. S. Bu, X. J. Liu, and K. P. Ma. 2019b. Early positive effects of tree species richness on soil organic carbon accumulation in a large-scale forest biodiversity experiment. Journal of Plant Ecology 12:882-893.

    Chen, L., Y. Q. Wang, X. C. Mi, X. J. Liu, H. B. Ren, J. H. Chen, K. P. Ma, and N. J. B. Kraft. 2019. Neighborhood effects explain increasing asynchronous seedling survival in a subtropical forest. Ecology 100:e02821.

    Huang, Y. Y., Y. X. Chen, N. Castro-Izaguirre, M. Baruffol, M. Brezzi, A. Lang, Y. Li, W. Härdtle, G. von Oheimb, X. F. Yang, X. J. Liu, K. Q. Pei, S. Both, B. Yang, D. Eichenberg, T. Assmann, J. Bauhus, T. Behrens, F. Buscot, X.-Y. Chen, D. Chesters, B.-Y. Ding, W. Durka, A. Erfmeier, J. Y. Fang, M. Fischer, L.-D. Guo, D. L. Guo, J. L. M. Gutknecht, J.-S. He, C.-L. He, A. Hector, L. Hönig, R.-Y. Hu, A.-M. Klein, P. Kühn, Y. Liang, S. Li, S. Michalski, M. Scherer-Lorenzen, K. Schmidt, T. Scholten, A. Schuldt, X. Z. Shi, M.-Z. Tan, Z. Y. Tang, S. Trogisch, Z. W. Wang, E. Welk, C. Wirth, T. Wubet, W. H. Xiang, M. J. Yu, X.-D. Yu, J. Y. Zhang, S. R. Zhang, N. L. Zhang, H.-Z. Zhou, C.-D. Zhu, L. Zhu, H. Bruelheide, K. P. Ma, P. A. Niklaus, and B. Schmid. 2018. Impacts of species richness on productivity in a large-scale subtropical forest experiment. Science 362:80-83.

    Schuldt, A., T. Assmann, M. Brezzi, F. Buscot, D. Eichenberg, J. Gutknecht, W. Hardtle, J. S. He, A. M. Klein, P. Kuhn, X. J. Liu, K. P. Ma, P. A. Niklaus, K. A. Pietsch, W. Purahong, M. Scherer-Lorenzen, B. Schmid, T. Scholten, M. Staab, Z. Y. Tang, S. Trogisch, G. von Oheimb, C. Wirth, T. Wubet, C. D. Zhu, and H. Bruelheide. 2018. Biodiversity across trophic levels drives multifunctionality in highly diverse forests. Nature Communications 9.2989

    Han, B. C., M. N. Umana, X. C. Mi, X. J. Liu, L. Chen, Y. Q. Wang, Y. Liang, W. Wei, and K. P. Ma. 2017. The role of transcriptomes linked with responses to light environment on seedling mortality in a subtropical forest, China. Journal of Ecology 105:592-601.

    Bu, W. S., B. Schmid, X. J. Liu, Y. Li, W. Hardtle, G. von Oheimb, Y. Liang, Z. K. Sun, Y. Y. Huang, H. Bruelheide, and K. P. Ma. 2017. Interspecific and intraspecific variation in specific root length drives aboveground biodiversity effects in young experimental forest stands. Journal of Plant Ecology 10:158-169.

    Ma, K. P., J. S. He, H. Bruelheide, A. M. Klein, X. J. Liu, and B. Schmid. 2017. Biodiversity-ecosystem functioning research in Chinese subtropical forests. Journal of Plant Ecology 10:1-3.

    Sun, Z., X. J. Liu, B. Schmid, H. Bruelheide, W. S. Bu, and K. P. Ma. 2017. Positive effects of tree species richness on fine-root production in a subtropical forest in SE-China. Journal of Plant Ecology 10:146-157.

    Trogisch, S., A. Schuldt, J. Bauhus, J. A. Blum, S. Both, F. Buscot, N. Castro-Izaguirre, D. Chesters, W. Durka, D. Eichenberg, A. Erfmeier, M. Fischer, C. Geißler, M. S. Germany, P. Goebes, J. Gutknecht, C. Z. Hahn, S. Haider, W. Härdtle, J.-S. He, A. Hector, L. Hönig, Y. Y. Huang, A.-M. Klein, P. Kühn, M. Kunz, K. N. Leppert, Y. Li, X. J. Liu, P. A. Niklaus, Z. Q. Pei, K. A. Pietsch, R. Prinz, T. Proß, M. Scherer-Lorenzen, K. Schmidt, T. Scholten, S. Seitz, Z. S. Song, M. Staab, G. von Oheimb, C. Weißbecker, E. Welk, C. Wirth, T. Wubet, B. Yang, X. F. Yang, C.-D. Zhu, B. Schmid, K. P. Ma, and H. Bruelheide. 2017. Toward a methodical framework for comprehensively assessing forest multifunctionality. Ecology and Evolution 7:10652-10674.

    Umana, M. N., X. C. Mi, M. Cao, B. J. Enquist, Z. Q. Hao, R. Howe, Y. Iida, D. Johnson, L. X. Lin, X. J. Liu, K. P. Ma, I. F. Sun, J. Thompson, M. Uriarte, X. G. Wang, A. Wolf, J. Yang, J. K. Zimmerman, and N. G. Swenson. 2017. The role of functional uniqueness and spatial aggregation in explaining rarity in trees. Global Ecology and Biogeography 26:777-786.

    Bruelheide, H., K. Nadrowski, T. Assmann, J. Bauhus, S. Both, F. Buscot, X. Y. Chen, B. Y. Ding, W. Durka, A. Erfmeier, J. L. M. Gutknecht, D. L. Guo, L. D. Guo, W. Hardtle, J. S. He, A. M. Klein, P. Kuhn, Y. Liang, X. J. Liu, S. Michalski, P. A. Niklaus, K. Q. Pei, M. Scherer-Lorenzen, T. Scholten, A. Schuldt, G. Seidler, S. Trogisch, G. von Oheimb, E. Welk, C. Wirth, T. Wubet, X. F. Yang, M. J. Yu, S. R. Zhang, H. Z. Zhou, M. Fischer, K. P. Ma, and B. Schmid. 2014. Designing forest biodiversity experiments: general considerations illustrated by a new large experiment in subtropical China. Methods in Ecology and Evolution 5:74-89.

    Nadrowski, K., K. Pietsch, M. Baruffol, S. Both, J. Gutknecht, H. Bruelheide, H. Heklau, A. Kahl, T. Kahl, P. Niklaus, W. Krober, X. J. Liu, X. C. Mi, S. Michalski, G. von Oheimb, O. Purschke, B. Schmid, T. Fang, E. Welk, and C. Wirth. 2014. Tree Species Traits but Not Diversity Mitigate Stem Breakage in a Subtropical Forest following a Rare and Extreme Ice Storm. Plos One 9(5): e96022

    Nadrowski, K., S. Ratcliffe, G. Bönisch, H. Bruelheide, J. Kattge, X. J. Liu, L. Maicher, X. C. Mi, M. Prilop, D. Seifarth, K. Welter, S. Windisch, and C. Wirth. 2013. Harmonizing, annotating and sharing data in biodiversity–ecosystem functioning research. Methods in Ecology and Evolution 4:201-205.

    Zhang, J. L., N. G. Swenson, S. B. Chen, X. J. Liu, Z. S. Li, J. H. Huang, X. C. Mi, and K. P. Ma. 2013. Phylogenetic beta diversity in tropical forests: Implications for the roles of geographical and environmental distance. Journal of Systematics and Evolution 51:71-85.

    Swenson, N. G., D. L. Erickson, X. C. Mi, N. A. Bourg, J. Forero-Montana, X. J. Ge, R. Howe, J. K. Lake, X. J. Liu, K. P. Ma, N. C. Pei, J. Thompson, M. Uriarte, A. Wolf, S. J. Wright, W. H. Ye, J. L. Zhang, J. K. Zimmerman, and W. J. Kress. 2012. Phylogenetic and functional alpha and beta diversity in temperate and tropical tree communities. Ecology 93:S112-S125.

    Du, Y. J., X. C. Mi, X. J. Liu, and K. P. Ma. 2012. The effects of ice storm on seed rain and seed limitation in an evergreen broad-leaved forest in east China. Acta Oecologica 39:87-93.

    Du, Y. J., X. C. Mi, X. J. Liu, L. Chen, and K. P. Ma. 2009. Seed dispersal phenology and dispersal syndromes in a subtropical broad-leaved forest of China. Forest Ecology and Management 258:1147-1152.

学习经历
2006-2012 中国科学院 植物研究所 博士
2002-2006 北京林业大学 资源与环境学院 学士
工作经历
2018-至今 中国科学院植物研究所 副研究员
2012-2018 中国科学院植物研究所 助理研究员
2016-2017 马里兰大学生物学系 访问学者
2013-2015 苏黎世大学进化生物学与环境科学系 博士后
任职情况
2019-今 Journal of Ecology Associate Editor
2020-2021 Basic and Applied Ecology Guest Editor
2016-2017 Journal of Plant Ecology Guest Editor
科研项目

中国科学院青年创新促进会项目,院人才项目,2019-2022,主持

物种多样性和遗传多样性对亚热带森林木本植物功能性状及早期生长的影响,国家自然科学基金面上项目,2019-2022,主持

生物多样性与生态系统功能对全球变化的响应,中国科学院先导B专项-课题  2018-2023,主持

植物功能性状对气候变化的响应,国家重点基础研究发展计划(973项目)-专题,2014-2019,主持

不同多样性水平下亚热带森林木本植物种间与种内功能性状差异对生长率的影响,国家自然科学基金青年基金,2014-2016,主持

所获奖励
2018第七届梁希青年论文奖一等奖
主要成果
论文专著

第一或通讯作者(含共同)文章

Bongers, F. J., B. Schmid, H. Bruelheide, F. Bongers, S. Li, G. von Oheimb, Y. Li, A. P. Cheng, K. P. Ma* and X. J. Liu*. 2021. Functional diversity effects on productivity increase with age in a forest biodiversity experiment. Nature Ecology & Evolution 5:1594-1603.

Schnabel, F.#, *, X. J. Liu#, *, M. Kunz*, K. E. Barry, F. J. Bongers, H. Bruelheide, A. Fichtner, W. Härdtle, S. Li, C.-T. Pfaff, B. Schmid, J. A. Schwarz, Z. Y. Tang, B. Yang, J. Bauhus, G. v. Oheimb, K. P. Ma and C. Wirth. 2021. Species richness stabilizes productivity via asynchrony and drought-tolerance diversity in a large-scale tree biodiversity experiment. Science Advances 7:eabk1643.

Ma, L. W., F. J. Bongers, S. Li, T. Tang, B. Yang, K. P. Ma and X. J. Liu*. 2021. Species identity and composition effects on community productivity in a subtropical forest. Basic and Applied Ecology 55:87-97.

Trogisch, S.*, X. J. Liu*, G. Rutten, K. Xue*, J. Bauhus, U. Brose, W. Bu, S. Cesarz, D. Chesters, J. Connolly, X. Y. Cui, N. Eisenhauer, L. D. Guo, S. Haider, W. Härdtle, M. Kunz, L. L. Liu, Z. Q. Ma, S. Neumann, W. G. Sang, A. Schuldt, Z. Y. Tang, N. M. van Dam, G. von Oheimb, M.-Q. Wang, S. P. Wang, A. Weinhold, C. Wirth, T. Wubet, X. L. Xu, B. Yang, N. L. Zhang, C.-D. Zhu, K. P. Ma, Y. F. Wang and H. Bruelheide. 2021. The significance of tree-tree interactions for forest ecosystem functioning. Basic and Applied Ecology 55:33-52.

Bongers, F. J., B. Schmid, W. Durka, S. Li, H. Bruelheide, C. Z. Hahn, H. R. Yan, K. P. Ma* and X. J. Liu*. 2020. Genetic richness affects trait variation but not community productivity in a tree diversity experiment. New Phytologist 227: 744-756

Bongers, F. J., B. Schmid, Z. Sun, Y. Li, W. Härdtle, G. von Oheimb, Y. Li, S. Li, M. Staab, K. P. Ma* and X. J. Liu*. 2020. Growth–trait relationships in subtropical forest are stronger at higher diversity. Journal of Ecology 108:256-266.

Liu, X. J.#, S. Trogisch#, J.-S. He, P. A. Niklaus, H. Bruelheide, Z. Y. Tang, A. Erfmeier, M. Scherer-Lorenzen, K. A. Pietsch, B. Yang, P. Kühn, T. Scholten, Y. Y. Huang, C. Wang, M. Staab, K. N. Leppert, C. Wirth*, B. Schmid* and K. P. Ma*. 2018. Tree species richness increases ecosystem carbon storage in subtropical forests. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 285.

Liu, X. J., N. G. Swenson, D. M. Lin, X. C. Mi, M. N. Umaña, B. Schmid and K. P. Ma*. 2016. Linking individual-level functional traits to tree growth in a subtropical forest. Ecology 97:2396-2405.

Liu, X. J. and K. P. Ma*. 2015. Plant Functional Traits—Concepts, Applications and Future Directions. Scientia Sinica Vitae 45:325-339. (In Chinese with English abstract).

Liu, X. J., N. G. Swenson, J. L. Zhang and K. P. Ma*. 2013. The environment and space, not phylogeny, determine trait dispersion in a subtropical forest. Functional Ecology 27:264-272.

Liu, X. J., N. G. Swenson, S. J. Wright, L. W. Zhang, K. Song, Y. J. Du, J. L. Zhang, X. C. Mi, H. B. Ren and K. P. Ma*. 2012. Covariation in Plant Functional Traits and Soil Fertility within Two Species-Rich Forests. Plos One 7(4): e34767.

刘晓娟, 马克平*. 2015. 植物功能性状研究进展. 中国科学: 生命科学 45: 325–339.

 

中文专著

刘晓娟(编译). 2014. 17章保护地管理. 见普里马克, 马克平, 蒋志刚主编. 保护生物学. 北京: 科学出版社. 367-389.

 

合作文章

Staab, M., X. J. Liu, T. Assmann, H. Bruelheide, F. Buscot, W. Durka, A. Erfmeier, A.-M. Klein, K. P. Ma, S. Michalski, T. Wubet, B. Schmid, and A. Schuldt. 2021. Tree phylogenetic diversity structures multitrophic communities. Functional Ecology 35:521-534.

Mi, X. C., Z. H. Sun, Y. F. Song, X. J. Liu, J. Yang, J. J. Wu, X. Q. Ci, J. Li, L. X. Lin, M. Cao, and K. P. Ma. 2021. Rare tree species have narrow environmental but not functional niches. Functional Ecology 35:511-520.

Trogisch, S., X. J. Liu, G. Rutten, and H. Bruelheide. 2021. Tree diversity effects on ecosystem functioning–Introduction. Basic and Applied Ecology 55:1-5.

Wang, Y. Q., M. W. Cadotte, J. H. Chen, X. C. Mi, H. B. Ren, X. J. Liu, M. J. Yu, J. T. Zhang, and K. P. Ma. 2020. Neighborhood interactions on seedling survival were greatly altered following an extreme winter storm. Forest Ecology and Management 461:117940.

Li, Y., W. K. Bao, F. Bongers, B. Chen, G. K. Chen, K. Guo, M. X. Jiang, J. S. Lai, D. M. Lin, C. J. Liu, X. J. Liu, Y. Liu, X. C. Mi, X. J. Tian, X. H. Wang, W. B. Xu, J. H. Yan, B. Yang, Y. R. Zheng, and K. P. Ma. 2019a. Drivers of tree carbon storage in subtropical forests. Science of the Total Environment 654:684-693.

Li, Y., H. Bruelheide, T. Scholten, B. Schmid, Z. K. Sun, N. L. Zhang, W. S. Bu, X. J. Liu, and K. P. Ma. 2019b. Early positive effects of tree species richness on soil organic carbon accumulation in a large-scale forest biodiversity experiment. Journal of Plant Ecology 12:882-893.

Chen, L., Y. Q. Wang, X. C. Mi, X. J. Liu, H. B. Ren, J. H. Chen, K. P. Ma, and N. J. B. Kraft. 2019. Neighborhood effects explain increasing asynchronous seedling survival in a subtropical forest. Ecology 100:e02821.

Huang, Y. Y., Y. X. Chen, N. Castro-Izaguirre, M. Baruffol, M. Brezzi, A. Lang, Y. Li, W. Härdtle, G. von Oheimb, X. F. Yang, X. J. Liu, K. Q. Pei, S. Both, B. Yang, D. Eichenberg, T. Assmann, J. Bauhus, T. Behrens, F. Buscot, X.-Y. Chen, D. Chesters, B.-Y. Ding, W. Durka, A. Erfmeier, J. Y. Fang, M. Fischer, L.-D. Guo, D. L. Guo, J. L. M. Gutknecht, J.-S. He, C.-L. He, A. Hector, L. Hönig, R.-Y. Hu, A.-M. Klein, P. Kühn, Y. Liang, S. Li, S. Michalski, M. Scherer-Lorenzen, K. Schmidt, T. Scholten, A. Schuldt, X. Z. Shi, M.-Z. Tan, Z. Y. Tang, S. Trogisch, Z. W. Wang, E. Welk, C. Wirth, T. Wubet, W. H. Xiang, M. J. Yu, X.-D. Yu, J. Y. Zhang, S. R. Zhang, N. L. Zhang, H.-Z. Zhou, C.-D. Zhu, L. Zhu, H. Bruelheide, K. P. Ma, P. A. Niklaus, and B. Schmid. 2018. Impacts of species richness on productivity in a large-scale subtropical forest experiment. Science 362:80-83.

Schuldt, A., T. Assmann, M. Brezzi, F. Buscot, D. Eichenberg, J. Gutknecht, W. Hardtle, J. S. He, A. M. Klein, P. Kuhn, X. J. Liu, K. P. Ma, P. A. Niklaus, K. A. Pietsch, W. Purahong, M. Scherer-Lorenzen, B. Schmid, T. Scholten, M. Staab, Z. Y. Tang, S. Trogisch, G. von Oheimb, C. Wirth, T. Wubet, C. D. Zhu, and H. Bruelheide. 2018. Biodiversity across trophic levels drives multifunctionality in highly diverse forests. Nature Communications 9.2989

Han, B. C., M. N. Umana, X. C. Mi, X. J. Liu, L. Chen, Y. Q. Wang, Y. Liang, W. Wei, and K. P. Ma. 2017. The role of transcriptomes linked with responses to light environment on seedling mortality in a subtropical forest, China. Journal of Ecology 105:592-601.

Bu, W. S., B. Schmid, X. J. Liu, Y. Li, W. Hardtle, G. von Oheimb, Y. Liang, Z. K. Sun, Y. Y. Huang, H. Bruelheide, and K. P. Ma. 2017. Interspecific and intraspecific variation in specific root length drives aboveground biodiversity effects in young experimental forest stands. Journal of Plant Ecology 10:158-169.

Ma, K. P., J. S. He, H. Bruelheide, A. M. Klein, X. J. Liu, and B. Schmid. 2017. Biodiversity-ecosystem functioning research in Chinese subtropical forests. Journal of Plant Ecology 10:1-3.

Sun, Z., X. J. Liu, B. Schmid, H. Bruelheide, W. S. Bu, and K. P. Ma. 2017. Positive effects of tree species richness on fine-root production in a subtropical forest in SE-China. Journal of Plant Ecology 10:146-157.

Trogisch, S., A. Schuldt, J. Bauhus, J. A. Blum, S. Both, F. Buscot, N. Castro-Izaguirre, D. Chesters, W. Durka, D. Eichenberg, A. Erfmeier, M. Fischer, C. Geißler, M. S. Germany, P. Goebes, J. Gutknecht, C. Z. Hahn, S. Haider, W. Härdtle, J.-S. He, A. Hector, L. Hönig, Y. Y. Huang, A.-M. Klein, P. Kühn, M. Kunz, K. N. Leppert, Y. Li, X. J. Liu, P. A. Niklaus, Z. Q. Pei, K. A. Pietsch, R. Prinz, T. Proß, M. Scherer-Lorenzen, K. Schmidt, T. Scholten, S. Seitz, Z. S. Song, M. Staab, G. von Oheimb, C. Weißbecker, E. Welk, C. Wirth, T. Wubet, B. Yang, X. F. Yang, C.-D. Zhu, B. Schmid, K. P. Ma, and H. Bruelheide. 2017. Toward a methodical framework for comprehensively assessing forest multifunctionality. Ecology and Evolution 7:10652-10674.

Umana, M. N., X. C. Mi, M. Cao, B. J. Enquist, Z. Q. Hao, R. Howe, Y. Iida, D. Johnson, L. X. Lin, X. J. Liu, K. P. Ma, I. F. Sun, J. Thompson, M. Uriarte, X. G. Wang, A. Wolf, J. Yang, J. K. Zimmerman, and N. G. Swenson. 2017. The role of functional uniqueness and spatial aggregation in explaining rarity in trees. Global Ecology and Biogeography 26:777-786.

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Nadrowski, K., S. Ratcliffe, G. Bönisch, H. Bruelheide, J. Kattge, X. J. Liu, L. Maicher, X. C. Mi, M. Prilop, D. Seifarth, K. Welter, S. Windisch, and C. Wirth. 2013. Harmonizing, annotating and sharing data in biodiversity–ecosystem functioning research. Methods in Ecology and Evolution 4:201-205.

Zhang, J. L., N. G. Swenson, S. B. Chen, X. J. Liu, Z. S. Li, J. H. Huang, X. C. Mi, and K. P. Ma. 2013. Phylogenetic beta diversity in tropical forests: Implications for the roles of geographical and environmental distance. Journal of Systematics and Evolution 51:71-85.

Swenson, N. G., D. L. Erickson, X. C. Mi, N. A. Bourg, J. Forero-Montana, X. J. Ge, R. Howe, J. K. Lake, X. J. Liu, K. P. Ma, N. C. Pei, J. Thompson, M. Uriarte, A. Wolf, S. J. Wright, W. H. Ye, J. L. Zhang, J. K. Zimmerman, and W. J. Kress. 2012. Phylogenetic and functional alpha and beta diversity in temperate and tropical tree communities. Ecology 93:S112-S125.

Du, Y. J., X. C. Mi, X. J. Liu, and K. P. Ma. 2012. The effects of ice storm on seed rain and seed limitation in an evergreen broad-leaved forest in east China. Acta Oecologica 39:87-93.

Du, Y. J., X. C. Mi, X. J. Liu, L. Chen, and K. P. Ma. 2009. Seed dispersal phenology and dispersal syndromes in a subtropical broad-leaved forest of China. Forest Ecology and Management 258:1147-1152.