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Supplementary material to: Dengler, J., Jansen., F., … & Gillet, F. (2023) Ecological Indicator Values for Europe (EIVE) 1.0. Vegetation Classification and Survey.

  • 1. Vegetation Ecology Research Group, Institute of Natural Resource Sciences (IUNR), Zurich University of Applied Sciences (ZHAW), Wädenswil, Switzerland
  • 2. Landscape Ecology, Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, University of Rostock, Rostock, Germany
  • 3. Department of Geobotany and Ecology, M.G. Kholodny Institute of Botany of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Kyiv, Ukraine
  • 4. Federal Agency for Nature Conservation (BfN), Bonn, Germany
  • 5. Dynamic Macroecology Group, Land Change Science Unit, Swiss Federal Research Institute WSL, Birmensdorf, Switzerland
  • 6. Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
  • 7. Department of Botany and Zoology, Faculty of Science, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic
  • 8. Department of Biology, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 9. Department of Biological, Chemical and Pharmaceutical Sciences and Technologies (STEBICEF), Palermo University, Palermo, Italy
  • 10. University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences Vienna, Vienna, Austria
  • 11. Botanischer Garten und Botanisches Museum Berlin, Freie Universität Berlin, Berlin, Germany
  • 12. Sport Ecology, University of Bayreuth, Bayreuth, Germany
  • 13. Department of Biology, The Biological Museum, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
  • 14. School of Natural Sciences and Medicine, Ilia State University, Tbilisi, Georgia
  • 15. Department of Taxonomy, Ecology and Nature Conservation, Institute of Biology Bucharest, Romanian Academy, Bukarest, Romania
  • 16. Vegetation Ecology and Conservation Biology, Institute of Ecology, FB 2, University of Bremen, Bremen, Germany
  • 17. V-P-N Büro für Vegetationsmonitoring, Populationsökologie und Naturschutzforschung, Vienna, Austria
  • 18. Department of Organisms and Systems Biology, University of Oviedo, Uviéu, Spain
  • 19. Environment Agency Saxony-Anhalt (LAU), Halle, Germany
  • 20. Ecosystem Dynamics Group, Conservation Biology Unit, Swiss Federal Research Institute WSL, Birmensdorf, Switzerland
  • 21. Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia
  • 22. Biodiversity Research Institute (Univ.Oviedo, CSIC, Princ. Asturias), University of Oviedo, Mieres, Spain
  • 23. Equipe Ecologie et Biodiversité, FGES/ Université Catholique de Lille, Lille, France
  • 24. Institute of Botany and School of Natural Sciences and Medicine, Ilia State University, Tbilisi, Georgia
  • 25. Hungarian Department of Biology and Ecology, Babeș-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
  • 26. ZRC SAZU, Institute of Biology, Ljubljana, Slovenia
  • 27. Fondation J.-M. Aubert, Champex-Lac, Switzerland
  • 28. Chrono-environnement UMR 6249, CNRS, Université Franche-Comté, Besançon, France


The newly developed Ecological Indicator Values for Europe (EIVE) 1.0, together with all source systems in a flexible, harmonised open access database.

Supplementary material 2: The analysed 31 EIV systems with original and harmonised plant nomenclature and original and rescaled indicator values for M, N, R, L and T (*.xlsx).

Supplementary material 3: Documentation of additions to and modifications of the taxonomic backbone from Euro+Med (2022) in EIVE 1.0 (*.xslx).

Supplementary material 8: EIVE 1.0 indicator values for niche position and niche width of M, N, R, L and T (*.xlsx).


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  • Dengler, J., Jansen, F., ... J.-P., Gillet, F. 2023. Ecological Indicator Values for Europe (EIVE) 1.0. Vegetation Classification and Survey 4: 7–29. DOI: 10.3897/VCS.98324.