Title

Reproductive Strategies

Document Type

Book Chapter

Publication Date

4-2001

Keywords

life histories, reproductive value, evolution of senescence, clutch size, iteroparity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

https://doi.org/10.1038/npg.els.0001725

Abstract

Reproductive strategies’ refers to the evolutionary and ecological consequences of schedules of reproduction, mortality, and growth in a life cycle. ‘Strategies’ in this context should be understood as ‘syndromes’ that affect Darwinian fitness, rather than as implying conscious intent.

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Citation / Publisher Attribution

Reproductive Strategies, in eLS (Ed.), John Wiley & Sons

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