By Pedro Barbosa, Ignacio Castellanos
This publication addresses the elemental problems with predator-prey interactions, with an emphasis on predation between arthropods, that have been higher studied, and for which the database is extra wide than for the big and infrequent vertebrate predators. The e-book should still attract ecologists drawn to the wide factor of predation results on groups.
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2D). Effects of M I on M2 are not mediated through NE. The M2 consumes a food resource produced by M 1 . Thus, populations interact directly, but the outcome of this i nteraction for M 1 depends upon the service M2 provides by modifying the interaction between NE and M 1 . This example is similar to plant-mycorrhizal i nteractions, in which the mutualism arises in part through an extrinsic resource, R, rather than a natural enemy, provided to plants by fungi, but fungi directly consume photosynthates.