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Effects of Mortality Risk and Growth on a Model of Reproductive Effort: Why the Shine and Schwarzkopf Model is Not General
Evolution
  • Peter H. Niewiarowski, University of Akron Main Campus
  • Arthur E. Dunham, University of Pennsylvania
Document Type
Article
Publication Date
8-1-1998
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Abstract
Using data and reanalysis of a model published by Shine and Schwarzkopf (1992), we reject the two unsubstantiated assertions made by Shine et al. (1996) about modeling the evolution of reproductive effort in squamate reptiles.
Citation Information
Peter H. Niewiarowski and Arthur E. Dunham. "Effects of Mortality Risk and Growth on a Model of Reproductive Effort: Why the Shine and Schwarzkopf Model is Not General" Evolution Vol. 52 Iss. 4 (1998) p. 1236 - 1241
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/peter_niewiarowski/12/