Building trophic modules into a persistent food web.

  • Michio Kondoh
  • Published 2008 in
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences…


Understanding what maintains species and perpetuates their coexistence in a network of feeding relationships (the food web) is of great importance for biodiversity conservation. A food web can be viewed as consisting of a number of simple subunits called trophic modules. Intraguild predation (IGP), in which a prey and its predator compete for the same… (More)
DOI: 10.1073/pnas.0805870105

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