The Effect of Urbanization on Ant Abundance and Diversity: A Temporal Examination of Factors Affecting Biodiversity.

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Buczkowski, Grzegorz A; Richmond, Douglas S; (2012)
  • Publisher: Purdue University
  • Journal: PLoS ONE,volume 7,issue 8 (issn: 1932-6203, eissn: 1932-6203)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0041729, pmc: PMC3410901
  • Subject: Research Article | Urban Ecology | Global Change Ecology | Ecology | Species Interactions | Biology | Biodiversity | Biota | Restoration Ecology | Ecosystem Functioning | Species Extinction | Community Ecology | Terrestrial Environments | Medicine | Ecological Environments | Environmental Protection | Q | R | Community Structure | Science | Ecosystems | Entomology | Conservation Science | Zoology | Terrestrial Ecology

Numerous studies have examined the effect of urbanization on species richness and most studies implicate urbanization as the major cause of biodiversity loss. However, no study has identified an explicit connection between urbanization and biodiversity loss as the impac... View more
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