Consequences of variation in foraging success among predators on numerical response
Article first published online: 17 SEP 2013
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Ecology and Evolution
Volume 3, Issue 11, pages 4039–4043, October 2013
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Ecology and Evolution 2013; 3(11): 4039–4043
- Issue published online: 9 OCT 2013
- Article first published online: 17 SEP 2013
- Manuscript Accepted: 20 AUG 2013
- Manuscript Revised: 13 AUG 2013
- Manuscript Received: 7 JUN 2013
- National Science Council of Taiwan. Grant Numbers: 99-2628-B-002-051-MY3, 102-2311-B-002-038-MY3
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