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dc.contributor.authorGrether, Gregory F.
dc.contributor.authorLevi, Abrahm
dc.contributor.authorAntaky, Carmen
dc.contributor.authorShier, Debra M.
dc.date.accessioned2020-07-13T23:11:23Z
dc.date.available2020-07-13T23:11:23Z
dc.date.issued2014
dc.identifier.issn1432-0762
dc.identifier.doi10.1007/s00265-014-1771-2
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12634/501
dc.description.abstractSituations in which animals preferentially settle in low-quality habitat are referred to as ecological traps, and species that aggregate in response to conspecific cues, such as scent marks, that persist after the animals leave the area may be especially vulnerable. We tested this hypothesis on harvestmen (Prionostemma sp.) that roost communally in the rainforest understory….
dc.language.isoen
dc.relation.urlhttps://doi.org/10.1007/s00265-014-1771-2
dc.rightsCopyright © 2014, Springer Nature
dc.subjectINSECTS
dc.subjectECOLOGY
dc.subjectTRANSLOCATION
dc.subjectHABITATS
dc.subjectBEHAVIOR
dc.subjectNICARAGUA
dc.titleCommunal roosting sites are potential ecological traps: experimental evidence in a Neotropical harvestman
dc.title.alternativeCommunal roosting sites are potential ecological traps
dc.typeArticle
dc.source.journaltitleBehavioral Ecology and Sociobiology
dc.source.volume68
dc.source.issue10
dc.source.beginpage1629
dc.source.endpage1638
dcterms.dateAccepted2014
html.description.abstractSituations in which animals preferentially settle in low-quality habitat are referred to as ecological traps, and species that aggregate in response to conspecific cues, such as scent marks, that persist after the animals leave the area may be especially vulnerable. We tested this hypothesis on harvestmen (Prionostemma sp.) that roost communally in the rainforest understory….


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