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Community Ecology

Gary G. Mittelbach and Brian J. McGill


Community Ecology provides a broad, up-to-date coverage of ecological concepts at the community level and is suitable for advanced undergraduates, graduate students, and ecological researchers. The field of community ecology has undergone a transformation in recent years, from a discipline largely focused on processes occurring within a local area to a discipline encompassing a much richer domain of study, including the linkages between communities separated in space (metacommunity dynamics), niche and neutral theory, the interplay between ecology and evolution (eco-evolutionary dynamics), and ... More

Keywords: biodiversity, community assembly, ecological networks, eco-evolutionary dynamics, ecosystem functioning, niche theory, species interactions, trait-based approaches

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2019 Print ISBN-13: 9780198835851
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2019 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780198835851.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Gary G. Mittelbach, author
Professor Emeritus, Michigan State University, USA

Brian J. McGill, author
Professor, University of Maine, USA

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