https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stratification_(vegetation)

The following layers are generally distinguished: forest floor (root and soil layers), herbaceous, shrub ...

https://www.worldatlas.com/articles/forest-layers-stories-and-stratification.html

Apr 25, 2017 ... Forests are vertically divided into several layers, each with their own unique ecological significance, combining to create an integrated and ...

http://www.envirothonpa.org/documents/VerticalForestStratification.pdf

Vertical Forest Stratification. Diversity in vertical structure. The vertical arrangement of vegetation in a forest is as important to many species as the size.

https://www.britannica.com/science/vertical-stratification

Gradations in environmental factors such as light, temperature, or water are responsible for this fractionation. The vertical stratification that occurs within forests ...

https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0924271617302708

Airborne LiDAR point cloud representing a forest contains 3D data, from which vertical stand structure even of understory layers can be derived. This paper ...

https://arxiv.org/pdf/1701.00169

Vertical stratification of forest canopy for segmentation of under-story trees within small-footprint airborne LiDAR point clouds. Hamid Hamraz a*. , Marco A.

https://arxiv.org/abs/1701.00169

Jul 15, 2017 ... Results of vertical stratification of the canopy showed that the point density of understory canopy layers were suboptimal for performing a ...

https://repository.si.edu/bitstream/handle/10088/2960/AmNat00ParkerBrown.pdf?sequence=1&isAllowed=y

that a forest is stratified or naming the number of layers generally provided no guide to .... vertical zonation of animals in terrestrial vegetation (e.g., de Vries 1988 ...

https://bioone.org/doi/pdf/10.3161/068.038.0207

research. Vertical Stratification and its Relation to Foliage in Tropical. Forest Birds in Western Ghats (India). Authors: Eluvathingal Antony Jayson, and Daniel  ...

https://academic.oup.com/ee/article/36/5/1073/411133

Abstract. Most insects' assemblages differ with forest type and show vertical stratification. We tested for differences in richness, abundance and composition.