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Opportunity for some, extinction for others: the fate of tetrapods in the Anthropocene

@inproceedings{Solari2016OpportunityFS,
  title={Opportunity for some, extinction for others: the fate of tetrapods in the Anthropocene},
  author={Katherine A Solari and Hannah K Frank and Luke O. Frishkoff and Jeremy Hsu and Melissa E. Kemp and Alexis M Mychajliw and Elizabeth A. Hadly},
  year={2016}
}
  • Katherine A Solari, Hannah K Frank, +4 authors Elizabeth A. Hadly
  • Published 2016
  • Biology
  • Question: Are there general traits that will foster the persistence of terrestrial vertebrates (Superclass Tetrapoda) through the challenges of the Anthropocene? Methods: We identified five primary anthropogenic threats to terrestrial biodiversity: habitat change, direct interaction/exploitation, invasive species, climate change, and pollution. We summarized four attributes that are frequently assumed to promote species’ persistence: ability to maintain high genetic diversity, phenotypic and… CONTINUE READING

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