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Trait-based ecology: definitions, methods, and a conceptual framework

Eric Garnier, Marie-Laure Navas, and Karl Grigulis

in Plant Functional Diversity: Organism traits, community structure, and ecosystem properties

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780198757368
eISBN:
9780191817281
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198757368.003.0002
Subject:
Biology, Plant Sciences and Forestry, Ecology

Functional diversity can be studied at different levels of organization of biological systems. Here the chapter considers the individual as a key level to understanding this functional diversity. ... More


Functional diversity and ecosystem services

Eric Garnier, Marie-Laure Navas, and Karl Grigulis

in Plant Functional Diversity: Organism traits, community structure, and ecosystem properties

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780198757368
eISBN:
9780191817281
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198757368.003.0007
Subject:
Biology, Plant Sciences and Forestry, Ecology

The identification and quantification of ecosystem services, which are the benefits that human societies derive from ecosystems, have become major challenges in the context of informing the actions ... More


Selective predators and responsive prey

Gary G. Mittelbach and Brian J. McGill

in Community Ecology

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780198835851
eISBN:
9780191873379
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198835851.003.0006
Subject:
Biology, Ecology, Biodiversity / Conservation Biology

Predators feed on a variety of prey and this has important consequences for both predator and prey. This chapter introduces optimal foraging theory as a way to understand why predators prefer some ... More


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