FoodWeb2 - Distribution of mean food web lengths(from...

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Distribution of mean food web lengths (from Briand and Cohen, 1987) 0 10 20 30 40 50 60 70 1 2 3 4 5 Mean food web length
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Pisaster (starfish) browsing on barnacles in intertidal zone
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Paine’s observations on the community structure of the Mukkaw Bay intertidal community suggested that the presence of a “keystone” predator was instrumental in maintaining community diversity. He repeated this predator-exclusion experiment in New Zealand with the same results.
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Food web of Eel River, California
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Exclosures (or enclosures) removed (or held) steelhead and large roach as top predators in the Eel River, California food web.
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Chironomids Predatory Insects Fish fry
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Aquatic planktonic food web
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Size-frequency distribution of zooplankton in Crystal Lake, CT before and after the introduction of planktivorous fish. From: Brooks and Dodson
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Peter Lake, Indiana, with piscivores removed Selective planktivory on cladocera favors copepods with high N:P ratios,
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