Geographical and latitudinal variation in growth patterns and adult body size of Swedish moose (Alces alces)

@article{Sand2004GeographicalAL,
  title={Geographical and latitudinal variation in growth patterns and adult body size of Swedish moose (Alces alces)},
  author={H{\aa}kan Sand and G{\"o}ran Cederlund and Kjell Danell},
  journal={Oecologia},
  year={2004},
  volume={102},
  pages={433-442}
}
We examined the geographical pattern in growth and adult body size among 14 populations of Swedish moose (Alces alces) using data from 4,294 moose (≥1.5 years old) killed during the hunting season in 1989–1992. In both sexes, adult body mass was significantly positively correlated with latitude. Moose in northern populations had a 15–20% larger adult body mass than moose in the south. Juvenile body mass was correlated with neither latitude nor adult body mass. Thus, variation in time (years… 
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