Author: F. Jordán 1
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  • 1 Institute of Ecology and Botany of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Vácrátót, Hungary Please ask the editor of the journal.
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Food webs inform about both direct trophic interactions (predation and food supply) and implicitly involved, indirect ones (e. g. exploitative competition). Traditionally, direct links between species are considered stronger and more important. However, as a body of experimental results suggests, indirect links may well be able to surpass their effects. In this paper, after shortly summarizing an interesting case study, I propose a simple structural approach to estimate the role of indirect vs. direct effects

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