Metaphysiological and evolutionary dynamics of populations exploiting constant and interactive resources:R—K selection revisited

@article{Getz2005MetaphysiologicalAE,
  title={Metaphysiological and evolutionary dynamics of populations exploiting constant and interactive resources:R—K selection revisited},
  author={Wayne M. Getz},
  journal={Evolutionary Ecology},
  year={2005},
  volume={7},
  pages={287-305}
}
  • W. Getz
  • Published 1 May 1993
  • Biology
  • Evolutionary Ecology
SummaryI begin by reviewing the derivation of continuous logistic growth and dynamic consumer—resource interaction equations in terms of specific resource extraction and biomass conversion functions that are considered to hold at a population level. Evolutionary stable strategy (ESS) methods are discussed for analysing populations modelled by these equations. The question of selection trade-offs is then considered, particularly in the context of populations being efficient at extracting… Expand

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