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Matrix Population Models

Ecological Statistics

  1. Hal Caswell

Published Online: 15 SEP 2006

DOI: 10.1002/9780470057339.vam006m

Encyclopedia of Environmetrics

Encyclopedia of Environmetrics

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Caswell, H. 2006. Matrix Population Models. Encyclopedia of Environmetrics. 3.

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  1. Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute, MA, USA

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  1. Published Online: 15 SEP 2006


Matrix population models are discrete-time structured population models in which individuals are classified into discrete stages (age classes, size classes, developmental stages, spatial locations, etc.).