Table 1: Functional traits used in the study, their role in tree functional strategy , the range of values represented by the 53 species in this study, the range of values for tree species of French Guiana , and associations between functional traits and expected growth response to water availability reported in the literature.
Architecture and structure
Granier et al. ; Nepstad et al. [25, 70]; Monserud ; Wyckoff and Clark 
Farquhar et al. ; Prentice et al. ; Lamont et al. ; Fyllas et al. ; Baraloto et al. 
Range of traits values of the Paracou sample, brange of traits values of French Guiana (FG) extract from the BRIDGE database , cexpected growth response to wet conditions, dexpected growth response to drought conditions, *(+) trees with high values of a given functional trait are expected to grow faster, and (−) trees with high values of a given functional trait are expected to grow slower.