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Earth's rapidly changing climate creates a growing need to understand how demographic processes in natural populations are affected by climate variability, particularly among organisms threatened by extinction. Long-term, large-scale, and cross-taxon studies of vital rate variation in relation to...

Author(s)
Campos, F. A.; Morris, W. F.; Alberts, S. C.; Altmann, J.; Brockman, D. K.; Cords, M.; Pusey, A.; Stoinski, T. S.; Strier, K. B.; Fedigan, L. M.
Publisher
Wiley, Oxford, UK
Citation
Global Change Biology, 2017, 23, 11, pp 4907-4921
Abstract

Selective harvesting is acknowledged as a serious concern in efforts to conserve wild animal populations. In fisheries, most studies have focused on gradual and directional changes in the life-history traits of target species. While such changes represent the ultimate response of harvested animals, ...

Author(s)
Chiba, S.; Yoshino, K.; Kanaiwa, M.; Kawajiri, T.; Goshima, S.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Animal Ecology, 2013, 82, 3, pp 632-641
Abstract

Delaying sexual maturation can lead to larger body size and higher reproductive success, but carries an increased risk of death before reproducing. Classical life history theory predicts that trade-offs between reproductive success and survival should lead to the evolution of an optimal strategy in ...

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Johnston, S. E.; Orell, P.; Pritchard, V. L.; Kent, M. P.; Lien, S.; Niemelä, E.; Erkinaro, J.; Primmer, C. R.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK
Citation
Molecular Ecology, 2014, 23, 14, pp 3452-3468
Abstract

ABDERHALDEN, E., and HERRÉ, W. Die Anwendung der Abwehrproteinase-Reaktion für Fragen der Vererbung. [The application of protective proteinase reaction to genetical problems]: 45. ADDINGTON, L. H., and CUNNINGHAM, 0. C. An inherited di-mamilla in milk goats: 45-46. ANDERSON, JAMES. Artificial...

Author(s)
R. C. Punnett.
Publisher
Cambridge : University Press.,
Citation
Proceedings of the Seventh International Genetical Congress, Edinburgh, Scotland, 23-30 August 1939., 1941, pp 336 pp.

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