connectance, extinction, food webs, graph, link distribution, metanetwork, Network theory, networks, nonlinear, paleo-food web, power law, probability, real world networks, Robustness, simulations, trophic guild
Roopnarine, P. D. 2010. Networks, extinction and paleocommunity food webs in J. Alroy and G. Hunt, eds., Quantitative Methods in Paleobiology, The Paleontological Society Papers, 16: 143-161. (available here).
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