The Polymorphic Evolution Sequence for Populations with Phenotypic Plasticity

  title={The Polymorphic Evolution Sequence for Populations with Phenotypic Plasticity},
  author={Martina Baar and Anton Bovier},
  journal={arXiv: Probability},
In this paper we study a class of stochastic individual-based models that describe the evolution of haploid populations where each individual is characterised by a phenotype and a genotype. The phenotype of an individual determines its natural birth- and death rates as well as the competition kernel, $c(x,y)$ which describes the induced death rate that an individual of type $x$ experiences due to the presence of an individual or type $y$. When a new individual is born, with a small probability… 

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