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Ecology of millipedes (Diplopoda) in the context of global change.

@inproceedings{David2009EcologyOM,
  title={Ecology of millipedes (Diplopoda) in the context of global change.},
  author={J. F. David and Willi E. R. Xylander and Karin Voigtl{\"a}nder},
  year={2009}
}
Current knowledge on the effects of climate, food quality and land cover on millipedes is reviewed, to explore the potential responses of this arthropod group to global change. Climate warming could result in higher rates of population growth and have a positive effect on the abundance of some temperate species. The generality of this finding is evaluated in relation to the life history and current distribution of species. At low latitudes, interactions with more severe droughts are likely and… 

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