Skip to main content
Multivariate Analysis in Community Ecology
  • Get access
    Check if you have access via personal or institutional login
  • Cited by 856
  • Cited by
    This (lowercase (translateProductType product.productType)) has been cited by the following publications. This list is generated based on data provided by CrossRef.

    Pokharel, Kishor K. Basnet, Khadga B. Majupuria, Trilok C. and Baniya, Chitra B. 2018. Correlations between fish assemblage structure and environmental variables of the Seti Gandaki River Basin, Nepal. Journal of Freshwater Ecology, Vol. 33, Issue. 1, p. 31.

    Park, Young-Seuk Chon, Tae-Soo Bae, Mi-Jung Kim, Dong-Hwan and Lek, Sovan 2018. Ecological Informatics. p. 251.

    Marrec, Ronan Pontbriand-Paré, Olivier Legault, Simon and James, Patrick M. A. 2018. Spatiotemporal variation in drivers of parasitoid metacommunity structure in continuous forest landscapes. Ecosphere, Vol. 9, Issue. 1, p. e02075.

    Arévalo, JR De Nascimento, L Fernández-Lugo, S Méndez, J González-Delgado, G Balguerías, E Gomes Pereira Cabral, E and Fernández-Palacios, JM 2018. Regeneration dynamics in the laurel forest: changes in species richness and composition. iForest - Biogeosciences and Forestry, Vol. 11, Issue. 2, p. 308.

    Dastogeer, Khondoker M. G. Li, Hua Sivasithamparam, Krishnapillai Jones, Michael G. K. and Wylie, Stephen J. 2018. Host Specificity of Endophytic Mycobiota of Wild Nicotiana Plants from Arid Regions of Northern Australia. Microbial Ecology, Vol. 75, Issue. 1, p. 74.

    Seta, Talemos Demissew, Sebsebe and Woldu, Zerihun 2018. Floristic diversity and composition of the Biteyu forest in the Gurage mountain chain (Ethiopia): implications for forest conservation. Journal of Forestry Research,

    Saeed, Nasir Nam, Haewoon Haq, Mian Imtiaz Ul and Muhammad Saqib, Dost Bhatti 2018. A Survey on Multidimensional Scaling. ACM Computing Surveys, Vol. 51, Issue. 3, p. 1.

    Bevilacqua, Stanislao Ugland, Karl Inne Plicanti, Adriana Scuderi, Danilo and Terlizzi, Antonio 2018. An approach based on the total-species accumulation curve and higher taxon richness to estimate realistic upper limits in regional species richness. Ecology and Evolution, Vol. 8, Issue. 1, p. 405.

    Hatfield, Jack H. Orme, C. David L. Tobias, Joseph A. and Banks-Leite, Cristina 2018. Trait-based indicators of bird species sensitivity to habitat loss are effective within but not across data sets. Ecological Applications, Vol. 28, Issue. 1, p. 28.

    Hämäläinen, Heikki Aroviita, Jukka Jyväsjärvi, Jussi and Kärkkäinen, Salme 2018. Dangerous relationships: biases in freshwater bioassessment based on observed to expected ratios. Ecological Applications,

    Cofer, Tristan M. Elliott, Katherine J. Bush, Janis K. and Miniat, Chelcy F. 2018. Rhododendron maximum impacts seed bank composition and richness following Tsuga canadensis loss in riparian forests. Ecosphere, Vol. 9, Issue. 4, p. e02204.

    Cancellieri, Laura Caneva, Giulia and Cutini, Maurizio 2017. Phytosociology and ecology of the Mediterranean forests ecosystems in the Amalfi Coast (Monti Lattari, Italy). Rendiconti Lincei, Vol. 28, Issue. 4, p. 651.

    Heino, Jani Soininen, Janne Alahuhta, Janne Lappalainen, Jyrki and Virtanen, Risto 2017. Metacommunity ecology meets biogeography: effects of geographical region, spatial dynamics and environmental filtering on community structure in aquatic organisms. Oecologia, Vol. 183, Issue. 1, p. 121.

    Wallace, K. J. Laughlin, Daniel C. and Clarkson, Bruce D. 2017. Exotic weeds and fluctuating microclimate can constrain native plant regeneration in urban forest restoration. Ecological Applications, Vol. 27, Issue. 4, p. 1268.

    蒋, 卓亚 2017. Spatial-Temporal Characteristics of Average Air Temperature and Sunshine Duration in Guizhou Province, China. Climate Change Research Letters, Vol. 06, Issue. 02, p. 116.

    Khorram, Siamak Nelson, Stacy A. C. van der Wiele, Cynthia F. and Cakir, Halil 2017. Handbook of Satellite Applications. p. 981.

    Yu, Zhengda Wang, Hui Meng, Jiao Miao, Mingsheng Kong, Qiang Wang, Renqing and Liu, Jian 2017. Quantifying the responses of biological indices to rare macroinvertebrate taxa exclusion: Does excluding more rare taxa cause more error?. Ecology and Evolution, Vol. 7, Issue. 5, p. 1583.

    Fonteh, Mary Lum Fonkou, Theophile Fonteh, Mathias Fru Njoyim, Estella Buleng Tamungang and Lambi, Cornelius Mbifung 2017. Spatial Variability and Contamination Levels of Fresh Water Resources by Saline Intrusion in the Coastal Low Lying Areas of the Douala Metropolis-Cameroon. Journal of Water Resource and Protection, Vol. 09, Issue. 02, p. 215.

    Xiao, Jun Shi, Peng Wang, Ya-Feng Yu, Yang and Yang, Lei 2017. A framework for quantifying the extent of impact to plants from linear construction. Scientific Reports, Vol. 7, Issue. 1,

    Concenço, Germani Farias, Patrícia Menegaz de Quintero, Néstor Fabio Alzate Schreiber, Fábio Galon, Leandro Tomazi, Michely Moisinho, Ivana Santos Coradini, Mariane Camponogara Ceolin, William Christofari and Andres, André 2017. Plant Ecology - Traditional Approaches to Recent Trends.

  • Export citation
  • Recommend to librarian
  • Recommend this book

    Email your librarian or administrator to recommend adding this book to your organisation's collection.

    Multivariate Analysis in Community Ecology
    • Online ISBN: 9780511623332
    • Book DOI:
    Please enter your name
    Please enter a valid email address
    Who would you like to send this to *
  • Buy the print book

Book description

Ecologists are making increasing use of computer methods in analyzing ecological data on plant and animal communities. Ecological problems naturally involve numerous variables and numerous individuals or samples. Multivariate techniques permit the summary of large, complex sets of data and provide the means to tackle many problems that cannot be investigated experimentally because of practical restraints. Ecologists are thus enabled to group similar species and similar sample sites together, and to generate hypotheses about environmental and historical factors that affect the communities. This timely book presents a full critical description of three methodologies - direct gradient analysis, ordination, and classification - from both theoretical and practical viewpoints. Both traditional and new methods are presented. Using a wide range of illustrative examples, Hugh Gauch provides an up-to-date synthesis of this field, which will be of interest to advanced students and ecologists. These mathematical tools are also used in a wide variety of other areas, from natural resource management and agronomy to the social and political sciences.


Refine List
Actions for selected content:
Select all | Deselect all
  • View selected items
  • Export citations
  • Download PDF (zip)
  • Send to Kindle
  • Send to Dropbox
  • Send to Google Drive
  • Send content to

    To send content items to your account, please confirm that you agree to abide by our usage policies. If this is the first time you use this feature, you will be asked to authorise Cambridge Core to connect with your account. Find out more about sending content to .

    To send content items to your Kindle, first ensure is added to your Approved Personal Document E-mail List under your Personal Document Settings on the Manage Your Content and Devices page of your Amazon account. Then enter the ‘name’ part of your Kindle email address below. Find out more about sending to your Kindle.

    Note you can select to send to either the or variations. ‘’ emails are free but can only be sent to your device when it is connected to wi-fi. ‘’ emails can be delivered even when you are not connected to wi-fi, but note that service fees apply.

    Find out more about the Kindle Personal Document Service.

    Please be advised that item(s) you selected are not available.
    You are about to send

Save Search

You can save your searches here and later view and run them again in "My saved searches".

Please provide a title, maximum of 40 characters.


Altmetric attention score

Full text views

Total number of HTML views: 0
Total number of PDF views: 337 *
Loading metrics...

Book summary page views

Total views: 1036 *
Loading metrics...

* Views captured on Cambridge Core between September 2016 - 20th July 2018. This data will be updated every 24 hours.