Will a small randomly assembled community be feasible and stable?

@article{Song2018WillAS,
  title={Will a small randomly assembled community be feasible and stable?},
  author={Chuliang Song and Serguei Saavedra},
  journal={Ecology},
  year={2018},
  volume={99 3},
  pages={743-751}
}
How likely is it that few species can randomly assemble into a feasible and stable community? Some studies have answered that as long as the community is feasible, it will nearly always be stable. In contrast, other studies have answered that the likelihood is almost null. Here, we show that the origin of this debate has been the underestimation of the… CONTINUE READING