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BotanyAn International Journal forPlant BiologyBotaniqueUne revue internationale debiologie végétalewww.nrcresearchpress.comFormerly Canadian Journal of BotanyIn cooperation with the Canadian Botanical AssociationIn cooperation with the Canadian Society of Plant BiologistsAncienne Revue canadienne de botaniqueAvec le concours de l’Association botanique du CanadaAvec le concours de la Sociétécanadienne de biologie végétaleCanadian Botanical AssociationL’Association botanique du CanadaVolume 91 2013An NRC Research Press JournalUne revue deNRC Research Press ARTICLEBryophytecommunitiesalonghorizontalandverticalgradientsinahuman-modifiedAtlanticForestremnantMérciaP.P.SilvaandKátiaC.PôrtoAbstract:Wecomparedtherichness,diversity,andcompositionofepiphyticbryophytesinaBrazilianAtlanticForestremnantalongzonesofheightwithinhosttrees(verticalgradient)andedgetointerior(horizontalgradient).Weestablishedfiveclassesofedgedistance,andwithineachone,threehosttreeswereselected(15intotal).Sampleswerecollect...