Invasive herbivore structures plant competitive dynamics

Event date: Friday, December 01, 2017, from 9:27 AM to 9:27 AM

aphis nerii
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Undergraduate Lydia Wong and members of the Gilbert lab have shown that the invasive aphid A. nerrii negatively impacts both native aphids and host plants, including indirect effects on competitive dynamics between host plants.

Read the paper at Biology Letters