Dynamics of distribution in animal communities: Theory and analysis

@article{Tokeshi2006DynamicsOD,
  title={Dynamics of distribution in animal communities: Theory and analysis},
  author={Mutsunori Tokeshi},
  journal={Researches on Population Ecology},
  year={2006},
  volume={34},
  pages={249-273}
}
  • M. Tokeshi
  • Published 2006
  • Biology
  • Researches on Population Ecology
Theoretical and analytical problems of the dynamics of distribution and abundance in animal communities were examined. In many communities, species with low abundance and of limited spatial occurrence (i.e., rare species) typically form a conspicuous peak when a frequency distribution of the number of species is constructed with respect to the proportion of sites occupied within an area of distribution. Models of distribution dynamics, including a new model proposed here, were compared with a… Expand

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