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Getting somewhere with the Red Queen: chasing a biologically modern definition of the hypothesis
The Red Queen hypothesis (RQH) is both familiar and murky, with a scope and range that has broadened beyond its original focus. Although originally developed in the palaeontological arena, it nowExpand
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Predictable invasion dynamics in North American populations of the Eurasian collared dove Streptopelia decaocto
Species invasions represent a significant dimension of global change yet the dynamics of invasions remain poorly understood and are considered rather unpredictable. We explored interannual dynamicsExpand
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New records of South American Cassidinae (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae)
New faunistic records of 31 South American species of Cassidinae are given from Brazil (28 species), Argentina (2 species), and Venezuela (1 species).
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General Theory and Good Practices in Ecological Niche Modeling: A Basic Guide
Ecological niche modeling (ENM) and species distribution modeling (SDM) are sets of tools that allow the estimation of distributional areas on the basis of establishing relationships among knownExpand
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Importance of biotic predictors in estimation of potential invasive areas: the example of the tortoise beetle Eurypedus nigrosignatus, in Hispaniola
Climatic variables have been the main predictors employed in ecological niche modeling and species distribution modeling, although biotic interactions are known to affect species’ spatialExpand
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Host plants of Cerambycidae and Vesperidae (Coleoptera, Chrysomeloidea) from South America
Host plants of Cerambycidae and Vesperidae (Coleoptera, Chrysomeloidea) from South America. This paper offers a contribution to the knowledge on host plants of Cerambycidae and VesperidaeExpand
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Endemicity and community composition of marine species along the NW Pacific and the adjacent Arctic Ocean
Abstract The NW Pacific lies in the most productive, rich, and diverse region of the World Ocean. The NW Pacific includes several shallow-water oceanic islands and deep-sea basins differing inExpand
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Male and female reproductive systems of Stolas conspersa (Germar) (Coleoptera, Chrysomelidae, Cassidinae)
Male and female reproductive systems of Stolas conspersa (Germar) (Coleoptera, Chrysomelidae, Cassidinae). The male and female reproductive systems of Stolas conspersa (Germar, 1824) are describedExpand
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Description of immatures of Mesomphalia gibbosa (Fabricius, 1781) and Mesomphalia turrita (Illiger, 1801) (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Cassidinae: Mesomphaliini).
Immatures of Mesomphalia gibbosa (Fabricius, 1781) and Mesomphalia turrita (Illiger, 1801) (Coleoptera, Chrysomelidae, Cassidinae, Mesomphaliini) are described based on specimen collections from RioExpand
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Sample Data and Training Modules for Cleaning Biodiversity Information
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We present a detailed data-cleaning exercise based on two contrasting datasets; we link these example data with a step-by-step guide to overcoming these problems and improving data quality for analyses based on these data. Expand
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