The dynamics of nutrition or metabolism.
Synonym(s): nutritional energy
[tropho- + G. dynamis, power]
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Distribution, population structure and trophodynamics of Southern Ocean Gymnoscopelus (Myctophidae) in the Scotia Sea.
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Further, ecological studies of meiofauna are necessary to understand the trophodynamics of sandy beaches.
Trophodynamics of mercury and other trace elements in a pelagic food chain from the Baltic Sea.