Geographically distinct reproductive schedules in a changing world: Costly implications in captive Stonechats.

@article{Helm2009GeographicallyDR,
  title={Geographically distinct reproductive schedules in a changing world: Costly implications in captive Stonechats.},
  author={Barbara Helm},
  journal={Integrative and comparative biology},
  year={2009},
  volume={49 5},
  pages={563-79}
}
With progressively faster global change, shifts in phenology, and distributional ranges are reported for an increasing number of species. The success of organisms at coping with novel seasonal conditions depends on the mechanisms that determine their schedules. Species that rely on fixed schedules and those that time their activities by predictive cues may be particularly constrained in their ability to accommodate changes. The present study examines rigid scheduling and its implications for… CONTINUE READING
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