Competition, Colonization, and Temporal Niche Partitioning

  • M. Henry H. Stevens
Part of the Use R! book series (USE R)


In this chapter, we will explore and compare models in which transient dynamics at one spatial or temporal scale result in long-term coexistence at another. All these models assume that species coexist because there exists at least a brief window in time during which each species has an advantage.


Colonization Rate Competitive Exclusion Habitat Destruction Superior Competitor Good Competitor 
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© Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2009

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of BotanyMiami UniversityOxfordUSA

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