Evolution of Body Size in the Woodrat over the Past 25,000 Years of Climate Change

@article{Smith1995EvolutionOB,
  title={Evolution of Body Size in the Woodrat over the Past 25,000 Years of Climate Change},
  author={Felisa A. Smith and Julio L. Betancourt and James H Brown},
  journal={Science},
  year={1995},
  volume={270},
  pages={2012 - 2014}
}
Microevolutionary changes in the body size of the bushy-tailed woodrat (Neotoma cinerea) since the last glacial maximum were estimated from measurements of fecal pellets preserved in paleomiddens from the Great Basin and Colorado Plateau of the United States. The changes closely track regional temperature fluctuations simulated by the Community Climate Model of the National Center for Atmospheric Research and also those estimated from deuterium isotope ratios of plant cellulose recovered from… Expand
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