On the moulding of senescence by natural selection in sexual and partly sexual populations

@article{Eshel2008OnTM,
  title={On the moulding of senescence by natural selection in sexual and partly sexual populations},
  author={Ilan Eshel},
  journal={Journal of Genetics},
  year={2008},
  volume={69},
  pages={33-44}
}
Under a wide variety of dynamic environmental conditions, natural selection appears to favor reproductive investment in a sexually produced offspring, carrying only half of the mother’s genes, over the investment in an asexually produced offspring, genetically identical to her. It is maintained that the same environmental conditions must affect the… CONTINUE READING