Overview

density-independent factor


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

Any factor limiting the size of a population whose effect is not dependent on the number of individuals in the population. An example of such a factor is an earthquake, which will kill all members of the population regardless of whether the population is small or large.

Subjects: Biological Sciences.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.