regulation of brood size

Any process that modulates the extent of brood size. Brood size is the number of progeny that survive embryogenesis and are cared for at one time… (More)
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2007
2007
WISENDEN, B.D. 1994. Factors affecting reproductive success in free-ranging convict cichlids (Cichlasoma nigrofasciatum). Can. J… (More)
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2005
2005
Introduction Definitions Parental care in teleost fishes Parental investment in teleost fishes Cost to survival Cost to batch… (More)
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2004
2004
1. Polistes exclamans populations in central Texas have a unique colony cycle. Of all P. exclamans nests 20%–38% produce males… (More)
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2004
2004
The absence of adaptive host responses to virulent parasites and pathogens is paradoxical. We explored the theoretical… (More)
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2003
2003
To understand the evolution of parental care, one needs to estimate the payoffs from providing care for the offspring and the… (More)
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2000
2000
Data on several different horse populations were analysed and compared regarding length of life and diseases or injuries leading… (More)
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2000
2000
Many species of birds and insects engage in intraspecific brood parasitism (IBP), when a female lays eggs in the nest of a… (More)
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1999
1999
We examined whether individual differences in patterns of parental care relate to individual differences in situations involving… (More)
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1998
1998
Crèching behavior, or brood amalgamation, results in offspring being reared by adults other than their genetic parents. Although… (More)
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1989
1989
A GENERAL problem of parental investment is that resources required to nourish offspring may be unpredictable at the time… (More)
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