Table 2: The mean spatio-temporal variations of diversity and abundance of species along a productivity gradient in the Tamaulipan thornscrub of northeastern Mexico.

LandformTAB (Mg ha−1) (No ha−1) (m) (cm) (No)
LELELELELE

Floodplain802.13700220005.10.665.30.92318
EFP762.64100620004.40.613.60.92315
Valley472.74900480004.00.504.20.71317
Slope111.45000750002.00.412.80.42512
Plateau90.86700520001.40.682.40.8967

Floodplain: intermittent floodplain; EFP: ephemeral floodplain; TAB: total aboveground biomass; : number of individuals or stand density; : total height; : basal diameter; : species richness; L: late; E: early successional stages.