Sib competition in Tribolium: a test of the elbow-room model

@article{Garca1992SibCI,
  title={Sib competition in Tribolium: a test of the elbow-room model},
  author={Carlos Galdino Mart{\'i}nez Garc{\'i}a and Miguel A. Toro},
  journal={Heredity},
  year={1992},
  volume={68},
  pages={529-536}
}
The elbow-room model of sib competition predicts that sexually reproducing parents could have a fitness advantage over asexual parents if competition within more diverse, sexually produced offspring was less intense than within more homogeneous, asexually produced ones. To test the assumption empirically that genetic homogeneity implies stronger competition… CONTINUE READING