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Discipline Specific Core Concepts is Ecological Core Concepts -- Interspecific interactions -- Predation and herbivory
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View Resource An Antarctic starfish (Odontaster validus) climbs over an Antarctic scallop (Adamisium colbecki).

An Antarctic starfish (Odontaster validus) climbs over an Antarctic scallop (Adamisium colbecki) in the coastal Ross Sea. Antarctic starfish are omnivores with a wide range of potential prey and an...

View Resource An Arctic fox (Alopex lagopus) captures a Least Auklet (Aethia pusilla) in the Aleutian Islands.

During the 100-150 years since they were introduced to the Aleutian Islands, the Arctic fox (Alopex lagopus) and Norway rat (Rattus norvegicus) have extirpated native seabirds from most of the...

View Resource Bayberries (Myrica pensylvanica)

In this close up view of bayberries you can clearly see a whitish waxy coating. Bayberries are boiled to melt this wax for use in bayberry scented candles. One of the berries has been nibbled by a...

View Resource Bison (Bos bison), an important native grazer in the Great Plains grasslands of North America.

Bison (Bos bison) were important native grazers in the Great Plains. Studies at the Konza Prairie Long Term Ecological Research (LTER) site have shown that bison grazing and periodic fires interact...

View Resource Black and White Warbler

A black and white warbler feeding on an insect.

View Resource Comparison of wing patterns from butterflies (Bicyclus anynana) produced during dry and wet seasons.

This photograph compares the ventral wings of two individual butterflies of the same species (Bicyclus anynana) that matured during different seasons of the year. The wing on the left is produced...

View Resource Energy Balance and Trophic Status in Fish

In this activity, students work with a dataset to investigate energy balance in animals that have different feeding behaviors (diurnal/nocturnal) and diets (e.g., carnivore/detritivore).

View Resource Fish Schooling Simulation to Teach Tradeoffs in Animal Behavior

Tradeoffs between fitness costs and benefits are an overarching theme in behavioral ecology. This theme of tradeoffs is particularly evident in the study of antipredator behavior. Although class...

View Resource Foraging and Flocking Behavior

In this laboratory exercise, the following issues are examined: 1) why neither predators nor prey go extinct when there is a long period of nonrenewal of the prey population 2) the effects of...

View Resource Foraging behavior of insect pollinators in the presence of ambush predators

In this TIEE experiment, students investigate how ambush predators such as the common ambush bug (Phymata americana) or the common crab spider (Misumena vatia) influence the foraging behavior of...

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