This paper provides new insights into how the disease chytridiomycosis impacts amphibian demography and ecology. The authors show that the disease is associated with the truncation of adult age structure. Loss of individuals capable of reproducing across multiple years effectively reduces niche breadth through reduced capacity to tolerate recruitment failure. Ben C. Scheele et al. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1365-2656.12569

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