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Erratum to: What can ecosystems learn? Expanding evolutionary ecology with learning theory

  • Daniel A. Power1Email author,
  • Richard A. Watson2,
  • Eörs Szathmáry3,
  • Rob Mills4,
  • Simon T. Powers5,
  • C. Patrick Doncaster6 and
  • Błazej Czapp6
Biology Direct201611:29

Received: 10 June 2016

Accepted: 10 June 2016

Published: 20 June 2016

The original article was published in Biology Direct 2015 10:69


After publication of this article [1], it was noticed that equation 1 incorrectly contained an additional ‘+’ sign. The correct version of equation 1 is included in this erratum.

In addition, it was noticed the email address for the corresponding author, Daniel A. Power, is incorrect. This is correctly included in this erratum under the correspondence section.



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Authors’ Affiliations

Electronics and Computer Science, University of Southampton
Institute for Life Sciences/Electronics and Computer Science, University of Southampton
The Parmenides Found, Center for the Conceptual Foundations of Science
Department of Informatics, Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon
Department of Ecology & Evolution, University of Lausanne
School of Biological Sciences, University of Southampton


  1. Power, et al. What can ecosystems learn? Expanding evolutionary ecology with learning theory. Biology Direct. 2015; 10:69. doi: 10.1186/s13062-015-0094-1.


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