Antlers

Known as: Antler 
The horn of an animal of the deer family, typically present only in the male. It differs from the HORNS of other animals in being a solid, generally… (More)
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
fixation point to a target located at either the top center or bottom center of a computer screen. In every trial a task… (More)
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2005
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2005
Evolutionary theory proposes that exaggerated male traits have evolved via sexual selection, either through female mate choice or… (More)
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2005
Review
2005
Deer antlers are cranial appendages that develop after birth as extensions of a permanent protuberance (pedicle) on the frontal… (More)
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2005
Review
2005
Many organisms are able to regenerate lost or damaged body parts that are structural and functional replicates of the original… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
We present estimates of the selection on and the heritability of a male secondary sexual weapon in a wild population: antler size… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
0[ Destructive subsampling or restrictive sampling are often standard procedures to obtain independence of spatial observations… (More)
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1996
1996
Development of ornamental characters exposed to directional selection may be particularly sensitive to the effect of parasitic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Bergerud, A. T. 1976. The annual antler cycle in Newfoundland caribou. Can. Field Nat., 90, 449-463. 9 Bubenik, A. B. 1975… (More)
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1980
Highly Cited
1980
The tendency for large deer species to have relatively big antlers for their body size has been explained as the result of an… (More)
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1968
1968
“IF stags be mutilated,” wrote Aristotle1, “when, by reason of their age, they have as yet no horns, they never grow horns at all… (More)
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