Food Web Structure and Its Controls I

  • Ivan Valiela


Food webs are descriptions of who consumes what in assemblages of organisms. Data for the construction of food webs come from inferences from anatomical structures, observations of consumption, gut analysis, and more recently, from stable isotope signatures.


Killer Whale Trophic Cascade Soft Sediment Bony Fish Kelp Forest 
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© Springer-Verlag New York 2015

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Distinguished Scientist The Ecosystems CenterMarine Biological LaboratoryWoods HoleUSA

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