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Table 1 Occurrence of Diospyros species in different habitats in New Caledonia

From: Analyses of amplified fragment length polymorphisms (AFLP) indicate rapid radiation of Diospyros species (Ebenaceae) endemic to New Caledonia

   Limestone Serpentine Schist Ultramafic rock Volcanic rock
Vegetation Humid mountain forest    D. parviflora, D. trisulca   D. flavocarpa, D. labillardierei
Humid low land forest     D. glans, D. pancheri, D. parviflora, D. umbrosa D. umbrosa
Mesophyll forest D. minimifolia, D. pustuala, D. tridentata    D. erudita D. cherrieri, D. erudita, D. minimifolia, D. perplexa, D. pustulata
Maquis   D. revolutissima   D. vieillardii  
  Littoral forest D. calciphila, D. inexplorata     D. impolita
  1. Habitats are grouped according to vegetation type and substrate. Note that several species are co-occurring and that a few species are found in several habitats.