Description

This thematic volume represents an important and exciting benchmark in the study of food webs and other ecological networks, synthesizing and showcasing current research and highlighting future directions for the development of the field.

Key Features

Updates and informs the reader on the latest research findings
Written by leading experts in the field
Highlights areas for future investigation

Readership

Ecologists, environmentalists, terrestrial ecologists

Table of Contents

  1. Temporal variability in predator-prey relationships of a forest floor food web
  2. Manipulating interaction strengths and the consequences for trivariate patterns in a marine food web
  3. Complexity, topology and diversity of natural food webs
  4. Mutualistic networks
  5. Ecological networks in a changing climate

Details

No. of pages:
454
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2010
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
Print ISBN:
9780123813633
Electronic ISBN:
9780123813640