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    A paleocommunity "metanetwork." The spheres represent types of ecological guilds: green - primary producers, cyan - freshwater fish and invertebrates, brown - insects, red - amniote tetrapods, and yellow - amphibian tetrapods. This is a representation of a terrestrial community, the Dicynodon Assemblage Zone community of the Late Permian (~251 million years ago) Karoo Basin in South Africa. Collective responses to disturbance of ecological groups, and entire communities, emerge when the community is viewed in this hierarchical scheme. This was rendered with POVRay for Linux. Blogged about at Climate Change Blog.

    george1001, avaDarlene, and 2 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. VÍRNU 88 months ago | reply

      Hola, soy el administrador de un grupo llamado CREATIVOS AFICIONADOS y nos encantaría agregar tu foto al grupo.

    2. _kimmg_ 79 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Colour Mania [Invitational], and we'd love to have this added to the group!

      You are invited to join Colour Mania
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    3. peterroopnarine 79 months ago | reply

      Thank you for the invitations!

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