Population Dynamics in Ecology

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What does population size refer to?

The total number of individuals

Which method is used for estimating population size in smaller mobile organisms like mammals?

Mark and recapture

What do species distribution patterns provide insights into?

Species biology and interactions within populations

In which type of distribution do territorial species usually occur?

Uniform distribution

What do life tables provide information on?

Life history and life expectancy of organisms at different ages

Learn about how populations change in size and composition due to various factors, and the effects of invasive species and disturbances on ecological communities. Explore concepts like population size, density, and their impact on adaptation potential.

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