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Title: Resolving the biodiversity paradox

Author: Clark, James S.; Dieta, Mike; Chakraborty, Sukhendu; Agarwal, Pankaj K.Ibeanez Ines; LaDeau, Shannon; Wolosin, Mike;

Date: 2007

Source: Ecology Letters, (2007) 10: 647?662

Publication Series: Miscellaneous Publication

Description: The paradox of biodiversity involves three elements, (i) mathematical models predict that species must differ in specific ways in order to coexist as stable ecological communities, (ii) such differences are difficult to identify, yet (iii) there is widespread evidence of stability in natural communities.

Keywords: coexistence, hierarchical models, neutral models, stochasticity, tradeoffs

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Clark, James S.; Dieta, Mike; Chakraborty, Sukhendu; Agarwal, Pankaj K.Ibeanez, Ines; LaDeau, Shannon; Wolosin, Mike 2007. Resolving the biodiversity paradox. Ecology Letters, (2007) 10: 647?662


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