The Unified Neutral Theory of Biodiversity and Biogeography (Monographs in Population Biology)

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Subjects:

  • Biogeography,
  • Population Biology,
  • Science,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Applied,
  • Ecology,
  • Geography,
  • Life Sciences - Ecology,
  • Applied ecology,
  • Biology, Life Sciences,
  • Earth Sciences - Geography,
  • Life Sciences - Biology - General,
  • Biodiversity,
  • Biological diversity

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FormatHardcover
Number of Pages375
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Open LibraryOL9722738M
ISBN 100691021295
ISBN 109780691021294

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Although neutral, Hubbell’s theory is nevertheless able to generate many nonobvious, testable, and remarkably accurate quantitative predictions about biodiversity and biogeography.

In many ways Hubbell’s theory is the ecological analog to the neutral theory of genetic drift in genetics. The unified neutral theory of biogeography and biodiversity should stimulate research in new theoretical and.

Although neutral, Hubbell's theory is nevertheless able to generate many nonobvious, testable, and remarkably accurate quantitative predictions about biodiversity and biogeography.

In many ways Hubbell's theory is the ecological analog to the neutral theory of genetic drift in genetics. The unified neutral theory of biogeography and biodiversity should stimulate research in new theoretical and Cited by: The Unified Neutral Theory of Biodiversity and Biogeography - Kindle edition by Stephen P.

Hubbell. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Unified Neutral Theory of Biodiversity and Biogeography/5(3). In many ways Hubbell's theory is the ecological analog to the neutral theory of genetic drift in genetics.

The unified neutral theory of biogeography and biodiversity should stimulate research in new theoretical and empirical directions by ecologists, evolutionary biologists, and biogeographers/5.

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This ambitious book presents a new, general neutral theory to explain the origin, maintenance, and loss of biodiversity in a biogeographic context.

Book Review. The Unified Neutral Theory of Biodiversity and Biogeography. Gottfried Jetschke. University of Jena Institute of Ecology Dornburger Strasse Jena Germany E-mail: [email protected] Search for more papers by this author. Gottfried by: We realized that Hubbell's () neutral theory of biodiversity, which is one of the four major metacommunity models (the other three include species sorting, mass effect, and patch dynamics Author: Stephen Hubbell.

The neutral theory of biodiversity and biogeography is a null model of community structure that suggests that it may be possible to explain the richness and relative abundance of species through neutral processes of immigration, extinction, and speciation, without resort to. A decade has now passed since Hubbell published The Unified Neutral Theory of Biodiversity and l theory highlights the importance of dispersal limitation, speciation and ecological drift in the natural world and provides quantitative null models for assessing the role of adaptation and natural by: The Unified Neutral Theory of Biodiversity and Biogeography (MPB) (Monographs in Population Biology) - Kindle edition by Hubbell, Stephen P.

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Although neutral, Hubbell's theory is nevertheless able to generate many nonobvious, testable, and remarkably accurate quantitative predictions about biodiversity and biogeography. In many ways Hubbell's theory is the ecological analog to the neutral theory of genetic drift in genetics.

The unified neutral theory of biogeography and. The unified neutral theory of biogeography and biodiversity should stimulate research in new theoretical and empirical directions by ecologists evolutionary biologists and biogeographers.

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Chisholml,2 and Mark A. Burgman' The Unified Neutral Theory of Biodiversity and Bio-geography (Hubbell ) is a formal mathematical theory that seeks to explain observed patterns of rel-ative species abundance (RSA) and species richness in ecological communities.

The Unified Neutral Theory of Biodiversity [16, 17] extends the neutral framework from a single site to multiple sites, each harbouring its own local community (Fig. Diversity within the local Author: Stephen Hubbell.

Although neutral, Hubbell's theory is nevertheless able to generate many nonobvious, testable, and remarkably accurate quantitative predictions about biodiversity and biogeography.

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Hubbell3,4 and Rampal S. Etienne5,6 1Institute of Integrative and Comparative Biology, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK, LS2 9JT 2Institute of Bioinformatics and Evolutionary Studies, University of Idaho, Moscow, IDUSA 3Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of.

THE UNIFIED NEUTRAL THEORY OF BIODIVERSITY AND BIOGEOGRAPHY: REPLY. Stephen P. Hubbell. Department of Plant Biology, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia USA. Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, UnityAPO AA ‐ USA.

Search for Cited by: THE UNIFIED NEUTRAL THEORY OF BIODIVERSITY AND BIOGEOGRAPHY: REPLY Stephen P. Hubbell',2 and Luis Borda-de-Agual,3 Chisholm and Burgman () have noted a dis-crepancy between the distribution of relative species abundance (RSA) predicted to occur in some cases in local communities in Hubbell's () book and in the recent paper by Volkov et.

The Unified Neutral Theory of Biodiversity and Biogeography: By Stephen P. Hubbell, Monographs in Population Biol Princeton University Press (), pp.; ISBN The author presents a thorough case for his neutral theory of biogeography. He gives a full historical account of its development, and presents plenty of results from publications and simulations, essentially expounding point for point the search for more precise answers to the questions, /5.

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Stephen P. Hubbell: The Unified Neutral Theory of Biodiversity and Biogeography. CHAPTER ONE MacArthur and Wilson’s Radical Theory This is a book about a new general theory of biodiversity in a geographical context.

I define biodiversity to be synony. The Unified Neutral Theory of Biodiversity and Biogeography (MPB) Series:Monographs in Population Biology The Unified Theory and Dynamical Species-Area Relationships.

Pages Get Access to Full Text. Metapopulations and Biodiversity on the Metacommunity Landscape. Get this from a library. The unified neutral theory of biodiversity and biogeography. [Stephen P Hubbell]. The Unified Neutral Theory of Biodiversity and Biogeography generalizes this idea and derives many consequences from the assumption Cited by: Get this from a library.

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fied Neutral Theory of Biodiversity and Biogeography” is this type of rare and deep-rooted theory, and the book laying it out therefore has to be compared with other landmarks in eco-logical thinking, most obviously with Robert MacArthur & Ed Wilson’s ”Theory of Island Biogeography” ().

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Hubbell. Despite its supreme importance and the threat of its global crash, biodiversity remains poorly understood both empirically and theoretically. This ambitious book presents a new, general neutral theory to explain the origin, maintenance. The Theory of Island Biogeography is a book by the ecologist Robert MacArthur and the biologist Edward O.

Wilson. It is widely regarded as a seminal piece in island biogeography and Princeton University Press reprinted the book in as a part of the "Princeton Landmarks in Biology" series. The book popularized the theory that insular biota maintain a dynamic equilibrium Publisher: Princeton University Press.

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A geographical context for the evolution of plant reproduction systems S. C. H. Barrett, M. E. Dorken and A. L. Case; Adaptation at the edge of a species range N. H. Barton; The unified neutral theory of biodiversity and biogeography: a synopsis of the theory and some challenges ahead S.

P. Hubbell.Niche‐based theories and the neutral theory of biodiversity differ in their predictions of how the species composition of natural communities will respond to changes in nutrient availability.

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