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Evolutionary consequences of indirect genetic effects.
Indirect genetic effects (IGEs) are environmental influences on the phenotype of one individual that are due to the expression of genes in a different, conspecific, individual. Historically, work hasExpand
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INTERACTING PHENOTYPES AND THE EVOLUTIONARY PROCESS: I. DIRECT AND INDIRECT GENETIC EFFECTS OF SOCIAL INTERACTIONS
Interacting phenotypes are traits whose expression is affected by interactions with conspecifics. Commonly‐studied interacting phenotypes include aggression, courtship, and communication. MoreExpand
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Interacting Phenotypes and the Evolutionary Process. II. Selection Resulting from Social Interactions
Social interactions often affect the fitness of interactants. Because of this, social selection has been described as a process distinct from other forms of natural selection. Social selection hasExpand
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Visualizing and quantifying natural selection.
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Modern methods of analysis are enabling researchers to study natural selection at a new level of detail. Expand
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Male–male competition, female mate choice and their interaction: determining total sexual selection
Empirical studies of sexual selection typically focus on one of the two mechanisms of sexual selection without integrating these into a description of total sexual selection, or study total sexualExpand
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Partial begging: an empirical model for the early evolution of offspring signalling
Species where, from birth, the offspring feed themselves in addition to begging for food from the parents can be described as ‘partially begging’. Such species provide a unique opportunity to examineExpand
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Evolution of DNA Methylation across Insects
DNA methylation contributes to gene and transcriptional regulation in eukaryotes, and therefore has been hypothesized to facilitate the evolution of plastic traits such as sociality in insects.Expand
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Inclusive fitness theory and eusociality
Arising from M. A. Nowak, C. E. Tarnita & E. O. Wilson 466, 1057–1062 (2010)10.1038/nature09205; Nowak et al. replyNowak et al. argue that inclusive fitness theory has been of little value inExpand
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Reproductive aging and mating: The ticking of the biological clock in female cockroaches
  • P. Moore, A. Moore
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences…
  • 24 July 2001
Females are expected to have different mating preferences because of the variation in costs and benefits of mate choice both between females and within individual females over a lifetime. WorkersExpand
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Selection, Inheritance, and the Evolution of Parent‐Offspring Interactions
Very few studies have examined parent‐offspring interactions from a quantitative genetic perspective. We used a cross‐fostering design and measured genetic correlations and components of socialExpand
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