Competitive Exclusion

Some articles on competitive exclusion:

Competitive Exclusion Principle
... In ecology, the competitive exclusion principle, sometimes referred to as Gause's law of competitive exclusion or just Gause's law, is a proposition which states that two species competing for ...
Interspecific Competition - Consequences - Competitive Exclusion
... The competitive exclusion principle states that two species that use the same resource in the same way in the same space and time cannot coexist and must diverge from each other over time in order for the ... A well documented example of competitive exclusion was observed to occur between Dolly Varden charr (Salvelinus malma) and white spotted char (S ...

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