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Table 1 Locally abundant and locally sparse species in fire-trail habitat. Density measured as total number of individuals in each habitat.

From: Ecological Impacts of Fire Trails on Plant Assemblages in Edge Habitat Adjacent to Trails

   Functional group Family Species Density (n)
      Fire-trail Interior
Understory Locally abundant shrub Fabaceae Acacia myrtifolia 34 3
forb Apiaceae Actinotus helianthi 5 1
shrub Rutaceae Boronia floribunda 12 5
shrub Fabaceae Bossiaea obcordata 45 14
shrub Polygalaceae Comesperma ericinum 16 3
graminoid Cyperaceae Cyathochaeta diandra 323 120
forb Phormiaceae Dianella prunina 13 2
graminoid Poaceae Entolasia stricta 193 86
shrub Dilleniaceae Hibbertia rufa 7 1
forb Anthericaceae Laxmannia gracilis 84 32
fern Lindsaeaceae Lindsaea linearis 46 12
forb Lomandraceae Lomandra cylindrical 86 42
forb Lomandraceae Lomandra multiflora 31 10
forb Lomandraceae Lomandra obliqua 462 76
forb Loganiaceae Mitrasacme pilosa 26 7
forb Iridaceae Patersonia glabrata 97 40
shrub Rutaceae Philotheca hispidula 246 81
shrub Thymelaeaceae Pimelea linifolia ssp. linifolia 169 56
fern Dennstaedtiaceae Pteridium esculentum 17 8
graminoid Cyperaceae Schoenus villosus 3 1
shrub Elaeocarpaceae Tetratheca rupicola 956 332
Locally sparse shrub Euphorbiaceae Amperea xiphoclada ssp. xiphoclada 15 36
shrub Rutaceae Boronia ledifolia 2 13
shrub Fabaceae Bossiaea heterophylla 25 51
shrub Ericaceae Brachyloma daphnoides 14 81
subshrub Goodeniaceae Dampiera purpurea 10 27
shrub Myrtaceae Euryomyrtus ramosissima 3 91
shrub Dilleniaceae Hibbertia obtusifolia 2 13
shrub Myrtaceae Leptospermum arachnoides 1 2
shrub Myrtaceae Leptospermum parvifolium 1 9
graminoid Restionaceae Lepyrodia scariosa 22 131
shrub Picrodendraceae Micrantheum ericoides 16 39
shrub Xanthorrhoeaceae Xanthorrhoea minor 9 18
Overstory Locally abundant shrub Fabaceae Acacia terminalis 20 9
shrub Proteaceae Conospermum longifolium 17 3
shrub Fabaceae Daviesia corymbosa 194 47
shrub Sapindaceae Dodonaea triquetra 34 8
tree Myrtaceae Eucalyptus agglomerata 27 12
tree Myrtaceae Eucalyptus punctata 18 5
shrub Ericaceae Leucopogon muticus 20 6
shrub Ericaceae Leucopogon setiger 13 4
shrub Fabaceae Pultenaea scabra 87 25
Locally sparse shrub Fabaceae Acacia oxycedrus 7 15
tree Proteaceae Banksia serrata 7 17
tree Myrtaceae Eucalyptus burgessiana 2 6
shrub Proteaceae Hakea sericea 6 13
shrub Xanthorrhoeaceae Xanthorrhoea media 3 10