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Unformatted text preview: second species becoming established o Inhibition- not allowing the presence of another species Eating them Reducing resources Attacking with noxious chemicals Antagonistic behavior o Priority effect- created by inhibition where the outcome of an interaction between two species depends on which becomes established first o Tolerance- the establishment of a sere of a species influenced by its dispersal ability and its tolerance of the physical conditions of the environment o Transient climaxes- communities in seasonal ponds that dry up in summer or freeze in winter o Cyclic climax- life history of a few dominant species in a simple community...
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This note was uploaded on 03/22/2012 for the course PB 360 taught by Professor Wentworth during the Fall '08 term at N.C. State.
- Fall '08