L15_15_Biodiversity

Enhanced biodiversity important role in faunal

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Unformatted text preview: variability in order to evolve new strategies ( = evolve biodiversity) What gives rise to such biodiversity? ? low high Temporal stability “Ecosystem / Climate Stability Effect” # species # species Trends in Biodiversity ? low high Spa;al Heterogeneity “Landscape / Niche Heterogeneity Effect” What gives rise to such biodiversity? ? low high Temporal stability “Ecosystem / Climate Stability Effect” # species # species Trends in Biodiversity ? low high Spa;al Heterogeneity “Landscape / Niche Heterogeneity Effect” Ecotones: Sensi;ve to environmental change. Enhanced biodiversity(?) Important role in faunal turnover / evolu;on, ecosystem stability. Ecotones: Sensi;ve to environmental change. Enhanced biodiversity. Important role in faunal turnover / evolu;on, ecosystem stability. high Rainfall high Ecotones:...
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