Role of Keystone Species in Aquatic Ecosystem

Feroz Khan, M and Panikkar, Preetha and Sharma, A P and Jha, B C and Vijayakumar, M E (2012) Role of Keystone Species in Aquatic Ecosystem. [Teaching Resource]


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    A keystone species is a species that has a disproportionately large effect on its environment relative to its abundance. Such species play a critical role in maintaining the structure of an ecological community, affecting many other organism s in an ecosystem and helping to determine the types and numbers of various other species in the community.

    Item Type: Teaching Resource
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Keystone Species; Aquatic Ecosystem
    Subjects: Marine Environment
    Marine Ecosystems
    Divisions: Contributors
    Depositing User: Arun Surendran
    Date Deposited: 03 Feb 2014 06:11
    Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:57

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