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- Jennings, David E.; Krupa, James J.; Rohr, Jason R.
- The journal of animal ecology 2016 v.85 no.4 pp. 973-981
- Araneae; Drosera; arthropods; carnivorous plants; experimental design; foraging; interspecific competition; predators; toads; trichomes; webs
- ... Foraging modalities (e.g. passive, sit‐and‐wait, active) and traits are plastic in some species, but the extent to which this plasticity affects interspecific competition remains unclear. Using a long‐term laboratory mesocosm experiment, we quantified competition strength and the plasticity of foraging traits in a guild of generalist predators of arthropods with a range of foraging modalities. Eac ...