Data from: An experimental test of how parasites of predators can influence trophic cascades and ecosystem functioning

  • Carlos J. Melián (Contributor)
  • Blake Matthews (Contributor)
  • Franziska S. Brunner (Contributor)
  • Ole Seehausen (Contributor)
  • Rebecca J. Best (Contributor)
  • Jaime M. Anaya-Rojas (Contributor)
  • Miguel Costa Leal (Contributor)
  • Christophe Eizaguirre (Contributor)



Parasites can shape the structure and function of ecosystems by influencing both the density and traits of their hosts. Such changes in ecosystems are particularly likely when the host is a predator that mediates the dynamics of trophic cascades. Here, ...
Date made availableJan 1 2019

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