, Volume 43, Issue 8, pp 1112–1114 | Cite as

Hierarchy of hypotheses or cascade of predictions? A comment on Heger et al. (2013)

  • Alejandro G. Farji-Brener
  • Sabrina Amador-Vargas


Natural Enemy Invasion Success Leaf Damage Specific Prediction Enemy Release 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Alejandro G. Farji-Brener
    • 1
  • Sabrina Amador-Vargas
    • 2
  1. 1.Laboratorio EcotonoCRUB-Universidad Nacional del ComahueBarilocheArgentina
  2. 2.Department of Integrative BiologyUniversity of Texas at AustinAustinUSA

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