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Community ecology

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noun

The study concerned with the interactions between species within an ecological community.


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Synonym: synecology


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Re: Why is knowledge on phylogeny important

... interaction in a certain region. Although this reminds me of my applied ecology course, that introducing replacement species to restore function can have drastic results on the community/ecosystem :) Thanks for the discussion, Sam

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by Lucanus cervus
Tue Jun 05, 2012 11:45 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Why is knowledge on phylogeny important
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Need help in characterising my research ( amatuer night!)

... be effected by the environmental conditions that exist in the habitat, ecology, etc. So, pH, humidity, temperature, soil makeup, nutrient levels ... and it might seem idiotic for a person who has yet to begin going to community college, to be trying to start work on a thesis, but it is because ...

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by movenosound
Wed Feb 16, 2011 7:12 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Need help in characterising my research ( amatuer night!)
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Re: silly question about community ecology?

it makes a lot of sense thank you

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by b1163
Sun Dec 12, 2010 9:11 pm
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: silly question about community ecology?
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Views: 3572

silly question about community ecology?

Ok, so predators eat preys...lets say i DONT want the preys to be eaten by the predators so I kill all the predators, would the prey population increase (since no one wants to eat them) ??

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by b1163
Sun Dec 12, 2010 1:52 am
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: silly question about community ecology?
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Re: Experimental evidence for evolution

... The origin of the Cit+ function also had profound consequences for the ecology and subsequent evolution of that population. This new capacity was ... increased as one population gave rise evolutionarily to an ecological community with two members, one a resource specialist and the other a generalist. ...

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by robsabba
Mon Jun 21, 2010 4:20 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Experimental evidence for evolution
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