Food affects the potential reproductive rates of sand goby females but not of males
1997 (English)In: BEHAVIORAL ECOLOGY, ISSN 1045-2249, Vol. 8, no 6, 605-611 p.Article in journal (Other scientific) Published
The interspawning interval of female sand gobies, Pomatoschistus minutus, a batch-spawning fish with paternal care, was significantly shorter when the fish were fed daily than when they were fed every fourth day. The incubation time of males was not affec
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OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC , 1997. Vol. 8, no 6, 605-611 p.
food availability; operational sex ratio; Pomatoschistus minutus; potential reproductive rate; sand goby; sexual selection; OPERATIONAL SEX-RATIO; GASTEROSTEUS-ACULEATUS-L; GIANT WATER BUG; PARENTAL INVESTMENT; POMATOSCHISTUS-MINUTUS; FILIAL CANNIBALISM;
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-83589OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-83589DiVA: diva2:111497
Addresses: Kvarnemo C, Univ Western Australia, Dept Zool, Nedlands, WA 6009, Australia. Uppsala Univ, Dept Zool, S-75236 Uppsala, Sweden.2008-10-172008-10-172011-01-15