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BMC Ecology

Theoretical ecology and models

Theoretical ecology and models

Section edited by Sandrine Pavoine

 This section considers studies in the mathematical modeling of ecological processes and theories.

  1. Content type: Research article

    The species pool concept was formulated over the past several decades and has since played an important role in explaining multi-scale ecological patterns. Previous statistical methods were developed to identi...

    Authors: Tsung-Jen Shen, Youhua Chen and You-Fang Chen

    Citation: BMC Ecology 2017 17:45

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  2. Content type: Research Article

    One of the core issues of forest community ecology is the exploration of how ecological processes affect community structure. The relative importance of different processes is still under debate. This study ad...

    Authors: Chunyu Fan, Lingzhao Tan, Chunyu Zhang, Xiuhai Zhao and Klaus von Gadow

    Citation: BMC Ecology 2017 17:33

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  3. Content type: Methodology article

    This work combines multivariate time series analysis and graph theory to detect synchronization and causality among certain ecological variables and to represent significant correlations via network projection...

    Authors: Petros Damos

    Citation: BMC Ecology 2016 16:33

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  4. Content type: Research article

    Offspring investment strategies vary markedly between and within taxa, and much of this variation is thought to stem from the trade-off between offspring size and number. While producing larger offspring can i...

    Authors: Adam L. Cronin, Nicolas Loeuille and Thibaud Monnin

    Citation: BMC Ecology 2016 16:4

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  5. Content type: Research article

    Sampling design is a key issue when establishing species inventories and characterizing habitats within highly heterogeneous landscapes. Sampling efforts in such environments may be constrained and many field ...

    Authors: Emmanuel Roux, Pascal Gaborit, Christine A Romaña, Romain Girod, Nadine Dessay and Isabelle Dusfour

    Citation: BMC Ecology 2013 13:45

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  6. Content type: Research article

    Bacillus anthracis, the causative agent of anthrax, is a globally distributed zoonotic pathogen that continues to be a veterinary and human health problem in Central Asia. We used a database of anthrax outbreak l...

    Authors: Jocelyn Mullins, Larissa Lukhnova, Alim Aikimbayev, Yerlan Pazilov, Matthew Van Ert and Jason K Blackburn

    Citation: BMC Ecology 2011 11:32

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2016 Journal Metrics

  • Citation Impact
    2.896 - 2-year Impact Factor
    Not available - 5-year Impact Factor
    1.148 - Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP)
    1.309 - SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)

    853.0 Usage Factor

    Social Media Impact
    79 Mentions

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