Ch 52 - population o Territoriality can be a result of...

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Ch 52 52.1 Density is not a static property of a population but a result of a dynamic interplay between processes that add and remove individuals. Variations in a local density is the most important characteristic that a population ecologist might study. Most common pattern of dispersion is clumped. (ind. Aggregated in patches) o Uniform (evenly spaced) result from direct interactions between individuals in the
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Unformatted text preview: population o Territoriality can be a result of social interactions of uniform animals. o Random occurs where there arent strong attractions or repulsions among ind. Demography study of vital statistics of populations and how they change over time. Stop for Midterm....
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This note was uploaded on 04/22/2008 for the course BIO 5c taught by Professor Zhu/cardullo/rao during the Spring '08 term at UC Riverside.

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