Roles of spatial partitioning, competition, and predation in the North American invasion of an exotic mosquito

Abstract

Invasion success and species coexistence are often mediated by species interactions across patchily distributed habitats and resources. The invasive mosquito Aedes japonicus japonicus has established in the North American range of the competitively superior resident congener, Aedes albopictus, and the predatory native mosquito Toxorhynchites rutilus. We… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00442-014-2909-7

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