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The evolution of a tropical biodiversity hotspot

Overview of attention for article published in Science, December 2020
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (99th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (92nd percentile)

Mentioned by

news
18 news outlets
blogs
5 blogs
twitter
434 tweeters
facebook
1 Facebook page
wikipedia
8 Wikipedia pages

Citations

dimensions_citation
68 Dimensions

Readers on

mendeley
336 Mendeley
Title
The evolution of a tropical biodiversity hotspot
Published in
Science, December 2020
DOI 10.1126/science.aaz6970
Pubmed ID
Authors

Michael G. Harvey, Gustavo A. Bravo, Santiago Claramunt, Andrés M. Cuervo, Graham E. Derryberry, Jaqueline Battilana, Glenn F. Seeholzer, Jessica Shearer McKay, Brian C. O’Meara, Brant C. Faircloth, Scott V. Edwards, Jorge Pérez-Emán, Robert G. Moyle, Frederick H. Sheldon, Alexandre Aleixo, Brian Tilston Smith, R. Terry Chesser, Luís Fábio Silveira, Joel Cracraft, Robb T. Brumfield, Elizabeth P. Derryberry

Twitter Demographics

The data shown below were collected from the profiles of 434 tweeters who shared this research output. Click here to find out more about how the information was compiled.

Mendeley readers

The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 336 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 336 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Bachelor 63 19%
Researcher 58 17%
Student > Ph. D. Student 45 13%
Student > Master 39 12%
Student > Doctoral Student 19 6%
Other 47 14%
Unknown 65 19%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 158 47%
Environmental Science 36 11%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 29 9%
Earth and Planetary Sciences 12 4%
Nursing and Health Professions 4 1%
Other 16 5%
Unknown 81 24%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 438. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 28 January 2022.
All research outputs
#46,022
of 21,375,605 outputs
Outputs from Science
#1,984
of 76,379 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#1,952
of 493,183 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Science
#68
of 888 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 21,375,605 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 99th percentile: it's in the top 5% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 76,379 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 60.1. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 97% of its peers.
Older research outputs will score higher simply because they've had more time to accumulate mentions. To account for age we can compare this Altmetric Attention Score to the 493,183 tracked outputs that were published within six weeks on either side of this one in any source. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 99% of its contemporaries.
We're also able to compare this research output to 888 others from the same source and published within six weeks on either side of this one. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 92% of its contemporaries.