- Resurrecting the ghost of competition past with dormant zooplankton eggsChristopher F Steiner
School of Integrative Biology, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois 61801, USA
Am Nat 169:416-22. 2007..ambigua, our results are in line with the view that natural selection favors reduced interaction strength among co-occurring species, facilitating coexistence and population persistence. ..
- Population and community resilience in multitrophic communitiesChristopher F Steiner
Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Natural Resources, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901, USA
Ecology 87:996-1007. 2006..Our results indicate that the role of diversity as an insurer of stability may depend on the level of biological organization at which stability is measured, with effects emerging only when focusing on aggregate community properties...
- Species richness and allometric scaling jointly determine biomass in model aquatic food websZachary T Long
Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Natural Resources, 14 College Farm Road, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
J Anim Ecol 75:1014-23. 2006..Species richness affects community biomass independently by effectively increasing the mass of organisms that can be supported in a given productivity regime...