Published Online: 3 MAY 2005
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Hartvigsen, G. 2005. Range Limits. eLS. .
- Published Online: 3 MAY 2005
The range of a species is the area over which individuals of that species can be found. To understand range we need to consider the behaviour of individuals (individual movement and the dispersal of propagules) and the biotic (resources, enemies, and competitors) and abiotic variables that influence the potential and actual range of species.
- species range;
- home range;
- range expansion