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Niche tradeoffs, neutrality, and community structure: a stochastic theory of resource competition, invasion, and community assembly

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America

Jul 10, 2004

David Tilman

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Stochastic niche theory resolves many of the differences between neutral theory and classical tradeoff-based niche theories of resource competition and community structure. In stochastic niche theory, invading species become established only if propagules can survive stochastic mortalit...read more

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Niche tradeoffs, neutrality, and community structure: a stochastic theory of resource competition, invasion, and community assembly

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America

Jul 10, 2004

David Tilman

PMID: 15243158

DOI: 10.1073/pnas.0403458101

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