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Table 1 Study species and their elevation based sampling distributions within Kosciuszko National Park, NSW, Australia

From: Phenotypic plasticity and water availability: responses of alpine herb species along an elevation gradient

Species Source elevation # of maternal lines High water individuals Low water individuals
Aciphylla glacialis Low (1906–1937m) 4 27 (11/15/22) 28 (11/17/22)
High (2162–2225m) 5 11 (10/10/10) 10 (8/8/10)
Oreomyrrhis eriopoda Low (1733–1746m) 6 36 (9/3/17) 39 (9/28/18)
High (1974–2225m) 6 36 (9/29/18) 38 (9/31/18)
Wahlenbergia ceracea Low (1610–1720m) 6 35 (9/31/17) 31 (9/27/16)
High (1875–2128m) 5 34 (9/28/17) 35 (9/31/18)
  1. Numbers within brackets indicate sample sizes for various trait analyses, in order: individuals used for tissue chemistry analysis, individuals used for specific leaf area, individuals used for physiological trait analysis