Jump to Main Content
- Kent, Rafi, et al. Show all 7 Authors
- Oikos 2017 v.126 no.10 pp. 1451-1458
- competitive exclusion; models; prediction
- ... The competitive exclusion principle is one of the most influential concepts in ecology. The classical formulation suggests a correlation between competitor species similarity and competition severity, leading to rapid competitive exclusion where species are very similar; yet neutral models show that identical species can persist in competition for long periods. Here, we resolve the conflict by exa ...