Age at first reproduction in male fallow deer: Age-specific versus dominance-specific behaviors
1997 (English)In: BEHAVIORAL ECOLOGY, ISSN 1045-2249, Vol. 8, no 4, 456-462 p.Article in journal (Other scientific) Published
The argument that an optimal age at first reproduction evolves where the benefits of reproduction outweigh the costs implies that where conditions change, age at first reproduction should also change. We studied six captive populations of allow deer (Dama
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OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC , 1997. Vol. 8, no 4, 456-462 p.
Dama dama; fallow deer; first reproduction; life history; plasticity of behavior; WOOD BISON BULLS; DAMA-DAMA; MATING STRATEGIES; COSTS; PLASTICITY; EVOLUTION; LEKKING; LEK
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-83745OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-83745DiVA: diva2:111653
Addresses: Komers PE, UNIV UPPSALA, DEPT ZOOL, VILLAVAGEN 9, S-75236 UPPSALA, SWEDEN.2008-10-172008-10-172011-01-15