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- Lamb, Robert J., et al. Show all 3 Authors
- Ecosphere 2019 v.10 no.3 pp. e02630
- Coccinellidae; annuals; data collection; environmental factors; forest habitats; forest types; indigenous species; introduced species; landscapes; life history; perennials; population growth; rare species; sticky traps; summer; Michigan
- ... The stability of populations is a central, yet challenging concept in ecology. Here, we examine the stability of annual abundance for populations of nine native and four exotic lady beetle species (Coccinellidae) in a mixed landscape in Michigan, USA, over 23 yr. The species have similar life histories, live together in the same habitats, and have been disturbed by the sequential introduction of e ...