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García-Palacios, P., N. Gross, J. Gaitán & F. T. Maestre. 2018. Data from "Climate mediates the biodiversity-ecosystem stability relationship globally". Figshare, https://figshare.com/s/beb37e3f3180959ab480

Lafuente, Angela; Berdugo, Miguel; Ladrón de Guevara, Mónica; Gozalo, Beatriz; Maestre, Fernando T. 2018. Data from "Simulated climate change affects how biocrusts modulate water gains and desiccation dynamics after rainfall events" Ecohydrology. Figshare, doi: 10.6084/m9.figshare.5077525.v2

Ladrón de Guevara M, Gozalo B, Raggio J, Lafuente A, Prieto M, Maestre FT. 2018. Warming reduces the cover, richness and evenness of lichen-dominated biocrusts but promotes moss growth: Insights from an eight-year experiment. Figshare, doi: 10.6084/m9.figshare.5633335.v1

Manuel Delgado-Baquerizo, Angela M. Oliverio, Tess Brewer, Alberto Benavent-González, David J. Eldridge, Richard D. Bardgett, Fernando T. Maestre, Brajesh K. Singh, Noah Fierer. Data from “A global atlas of the dominant bacteria found in soil.” Figshare, doi: 10.6084/m9.figshare.5611321

Berdugo, M., S. Kéfi, S. Soliveres & Maestre, F. T. 2017: Data from corrigendum of "Plant spatial patterns identify alternative ecosystem multifunctionality states in global drylands". Figshare, doi: 10.6084/m9.figshare.5086540.v1

León-Sánchez L, Nicolás E, Goberna M, Prieto I, Maestre FT, Querejeta JI (2017) Data from: Poor plant performance under simulated climate change is linked to mycorrhizal responses in a semiarid shrubland. Dryad Digital Repository. https://doi.org/10.5061/dryad.269h9

Ochoa-Hueso, Raúl; Eldridge, David J.; Delgado-baquerizo, Manuel; Soliveres codina, Santiago; Bowker, Matthew A.; Gross, Nicolas; Le Bagousse-Pinguet, Yoann; L. Quero, José; García-Gómez, Miguel; Valencia, Enrique; Arredondo, Tulio; Beinticinco, Laura; Bran, Donaldo; Cea, Alex; Coaguila, Daniel; J. Dougill, Andrew; Espinosa, Carlos I.; Gaitán, Juan; Guuroh, Reginald T.; Guzman, Elizabeth; Gutiérrez, Julio R.; Hernández, Rosa M.; Huber-Sannwald, Elisabeth; Jeffries, Thomas; Linstädter, Anja; Mau, Rebecca L.; Monerris, Jorge; Prina, Aníbal; Pucheta, Eduardo; Stavi, Ilan; Thomas, Andrew D.; Zaady, Eli; K. Singh, Brajesh; Maestre, Fernando T. 2017. Data from "Soil fungal abundance and plant functional traits drive fertile island formation in global drylands". figshare. doi: 10.6084/m9.figshare.4710364.v1

Delgado-Baquerizo, M., D.J. Eldridge, F.T. Maestre, V. Ochoa, B. Gozalo, P.B. Reich, B.K. Singh. 2017. Data from “Aridity decouples C:N:P stoichiometry across multiple trophic levels in terrestrial ecosystems.” figshare. doi: 10.6084/m9.figshare.5644255.v1

Gross, Nicolas; Le Bagousse-Pinguet, Yoann; Liancourt, Pierre; Berdugo, Miguel; J. Gotelli, Nicholas; Maestre, Fernando T. (2017): Data and Rcode from "Functional trait diversity maximizes ecosystem multifunctionality". figshare. doi: 10.6084/m9.figshare.4036296.v2

Le Bagousse-Pinguet, Y.; Gross, N.; Maestre, F. T.; Maire, V.; de Bello, F.; Fonseca, C. R.; Kattge, J.; Valencia, E.; Leps, J. & Liancourt, P. (2017): Data from "testing the environmental filtering concept in global drylands". figshare. doi: 10.6084/m9.figshare.4047399.v1

Berdugo, M.; Kéfi, S.; Soliveres, S.; Maestre, F.T. 2017. Data from "Plant spatial patterns identify alternative ecosystem multifunctionality states in global drylands”. figshare, doi: 10.6084/m9.figshare.2751904.v2

M. Delgado-Baquerizo, F.T. Maestre, P.B. Reich, P. Trivedi, Y. Osanai, Y. Liu, K. Hamonts, T.C. Jeffries & B.K. Singh. Data from “Carbon content and climate variability drive global soil bacterial diversity patterns”. figshare, doi: 10.6084/m9.figshare.1490056.v1

Valencia, E, Méndez, M., Saavedra, N., Maestre, F. T. 2016. Data from “Plant size and leaf area influence phenological and reproductive responses to warming in semiarid Mediterranean species”. figshare, doi: 10.6084/m9.figshare.3124348.v1

Maestre, F.T., Ulrich, W., Soliveres, S., Thomas, A.D., Doughill, A.J. 2016. Data from “Environmental correlates of species rank – abundance distributions in global drylands”. figshare, doi: 106084/m9.figshare1450709.v1

Valencia, E.; Quero, J. L.; Maestre, F. T. 2016. Data from "Functional leaf and size traits determine the photosynthetic response of 10 dryland species to warming". figshare, doi: 10.6084/m9.figshare.1619744.v1

Maestre, Fernando T.; Delgado-Baquerizo, Manuel; C. Jeffries, Thomas; Gallardo, Antonio; Ochoa, Victoria; Gozalo, Beatriz; K. Singh, Brajesh. 2015. Data from "Increasing aridity reduces soil microbial diversity and abundance in global drylands". figshare, doi: 10.6084/m9.figshare.1487693.v1

Maestre, F. T., Escolar, C., Bardgett, R. D., Dungait, J. A. J., Gozalo, B., Ochoa, V. 2015: Data from "Warming reduces the cover and diversity of biocrust-forming mosses and lichens, and increases the physiological stress of soil microbial communities in a semi-arid Pinus halepensis plantation". figshare, doi: 10.6084/m9.figshare.1486354

Delgado-Baquerizo M, Gallardo A, Covelo F, Prado-Comesaña A, Ochoa V, Maestre FT. 2015. Data from: Differences in thallus chemistry are related to species-specific effects of biocrust-forming lichens on soil nutrients and microbial communities. Dryad Digital Repository. http://dx.doi.org/10.5061/dryad.3m1v4

Castillo-Monroy, A. P. & Maestre, F. T. 2014. Data from "Aspects of soil lichen biodiversity and aggregation interact to influence subsurface microbial function". figshare. http://dx.doi.org/10.6084/m9.figshare.1157787

Delgado-Baquerizo M, Maestre FT, Escolar C, Gallardo A, Ochoa V, Gozalo B, Prado-Comesaña A. 2014. Data from: Direct and indirect impacts of climate change on microbial and biocrust communities alter the resistance of the N cycle in a semiarid grassland. Dryad Digital Repository. http://dx.doi.org/10.5061/dryad.vt84k

Berdugo, Miguel; Castillo-Monroy, Andrea P.; Ochoa, Victoria; Gozalo, Beatriz; Maestre, Fernando T. 2014. Data from "Vascular plants and biocrusts modulate the way abiotic factors affect wetting and drying events in drylands". figshare. doi: 10.6084/m9.figshare.1096219

Soliveres, S., Maestre, F.T., 2014. Data from plant–plant interactions, environmental gradients and plant diversity: a global synthesis of community-level studies. Perspectives in Plant Ecology, Evolution and Systematics, doi: 10.1016/j.ppees.2014.04.001.figshare, http://dx.doi.org/10.6084/m9.figshare.963585.

Delgado-Baquerizo M, Maestre FT, Gallardo A, Quero JL, Ochoa V, García-Gómez M, Escolar C, García-Palacios P, Berdugo M, Valencia E, Gozalo B, Noumi Z, Derak M, Wallenstein MD, Convertino M (2013) Data from: Aridity Modulates N Availability in Arid and Semiarid Mediterranean Grasslands. PLoS ONE 8: e59807. Dryad Digital Repository. doi:10.5061/dryad.tk2jk

Delgado-Baquerizo, M., A. Gallardo, M. D. Wallenstein & F. T. Maestre. 2013. Vascular plants mediate the effects of aridity and soil properties on ammonia-oxidizing bacteria and archaea. FEMS Microbiology Ecology 85: 273-282. Dryad Digital Repository. doi:10.5061/dryad.m827p

Quero JL, Maestre FT, Ochoa V, García-Gómez M, Delgado-Baquerizo M (2013) On the importance of shrub encroachment by sprouters, climate, species richness and anthropic factors for ecosystem multifunctionality in semi-arid mediterranean ecosystems. Ecosystems, online in advance of print. doi:10.1007/s10021-013-9683-y

Soliveres, S., R. Torices & F. T. Maestre. 2012. Evolutionary relationships can be more important than abiotic conditions in defining plant-plant interactions. Oikos 121: 1638–1648. Dryad Digital Repository. doi:10.5061/dryad.20mf5

Soliveres, S., R. Torices & F. T. Maestre. 2012. Environmental conditions and biotic interactions interact to promote randomness in the phylogenetic structure of semi-arid plant communities: New methods help to avoid misleading conclusions. Journal of Vegetation Science 23: 822-836. Dryad Digital Repository. doi:10.5061/dryad.d24c7

García-Gómez, M. & F.T. Maestre. 2011. Remote sensing data predict indicators of soil functioning in semi-arid steppes, central Spain. Ecological Indicators 11: 1476-1481. Dryad Digital Repository. doi:10.5061/dryad.nd93j

Eldridge, D. J., F. T. Maestre, S. Maltez-Mouro & M. A. Bowker. 2012. A global database of woody encroachment effects on ecosystem structure and functioning. Ecology 93: 2499. http://esapubs.org/archive/ecol/E093/234/

Escolar C, Martínez I, Bowker MA, Maestre FT. 2012. Warming reduces the growth and diversity of biological soil crusts in a semi-arid environment: implications for ecosystem structure and functioning. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B 367: 3087-3099. Dryad Digital Repository. doi:10.5061/dryad.c2pd5.

Maestre FT, Puche MD, Guerrero C, Escudero A. 2011. Shrub encroachment does not reduce the activity of some soil enzymes in Mediterranean semiarid grasslands. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 43: 1746-1749. Dryad Digital Repository. doi:10.5061/dryad.s022h

Data from Maestre et al. 2012. Science 335: 214-218:

  • Download the data used in the primary analyses of this article here
  • Download an interactive map showing the location of all the 224 study sites here. The free software Google Earth (http://www.google.com/earth/index.html) is needed to view the map.