Herbivores

Some articles on herbivores:

Defaunation
... These Mexican scientists compared the herbivores by vertebrates and insects in two areas in México and found that one area that lacks large mammals, did not have any herbivores ... Herbivores are important to maintain the diversity of the forest by controlling the abundance of dominant species ...
Anomodonts
... into the Early Cretaceous), most of which were toothless herbivores ... Dicynodonts became the most successful and abundant of all herbivores in the Late Permian and Triassic, filling ecological niches ranging from large ... event, but one lineage evolved into large, stocky forms that remained the dominant terrestrial herbivores right up until the Late Triassic, when changing conditions (perhaps increasing aridity ...
Carnivores 2 - Dinosaurs - Herbivores
... (Not Dangerous) Ankylosaurus "Bent Lizard" Size 12 to 21 feet in length Weight Up to 2.5 tons Diet Plants Points 6 Costs 15 Credits. ...
Pleistocene Extinctions - Climate Change Hypothesis - Increased Continentality Affects Vegetation in Time or Space - Vegetation Changes: Geographic
... If so, herbivores might not have found the plants with which they had evolved and thus would have fallen prey to the anti-herbivory toxins in the plants that remained available ... seasons may have caused the extinction of large herbivores and the dwarfing of many others ... So, in general, when vegetation becomes more specialized, herbivores with less diet flexibility may be less able to find the mix of vegetation they need to sustain life and reproduce ...
Plant Defense Against Herbivory - Types - Indirect Defenses
... protect the plant by enhancing the probability of attracting the natural enemies of herbivores ... these volatiles as food cues, attracting them to the damaged plant, and to feeding herbivores ... The subsequent reduction in the number of herbivores confers a fitness benefit to the plant and demonstrates the indirect defensive capabilities of ...