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Parasites: The Thread that Holds Ecological Communities Together
October 22, 2007, 2:04 am
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Food webs trace the flow of energy through an ecosystem. Parasites are small and invisible, hidden inside their hosts. However, parasites strongly affect food web structure and parasite links are necessary for measuring ecosystem stability.

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