Animal Growth and Time

Abstract

Studying the life strategies of individual animal species in order to estimate their productive capacities and the role in the ecosystem inevitably raises the problem of determining their maximum lifespans under given conditions. In many cases, the changes in linear size and body mass most clearly reflect age-related changes; therefore, the attempt to… (More)
DOI: 10.1023/B:DOBS.0000033283.27938.ed

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