C P Doncaster

Summary

Affiliation: University of Southampton
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Manipulated into giving: when parasitism drives apparent or incidental altruism
    C Patrick Doncaster
    Centre for Biological Sciences, Institute for Life Sciences, University of Southampton, Southampton SO17 1BJ, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 280:20130108. 2013
  2. pmc Ecological equivalence: a realistic assumption for niche theory as a testable alternative to neutral theory
    C Patrick Doncaster
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Southampton, Southampton, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 4:e7460. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Non-linear density dependence in time series is not evidence of non-logistic growth
    C Patrick Doncaster
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Southampton, Bassett Crescent East, Southampton SO16 7PX, UK
    Theor Popul Biol 73:483-9. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Comment on "On the regulation of populations of mammals, birds, fish, and insects" III
    C Patrick Doncaster
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Southampton, Bassett Crescent East, Southampton SO16 7PX, UK
    Science 311:1100; author reply 1100. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint The ecological cost of sex
    C P Doncaster
    Division of Biodiversity and Ecology, School of Biological Sciences, University of Southampton, UK
    Nature 404:281-5. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of reciprocal invasions between genetically diverse and genetically uniform populations of Daphnia obtusa (Kurz)
    N Tagg
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Southampton, Southampton, SO16 7PX, UK
    Oecologia 143:527-36. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint The accumulation of deleterious mutations within the frozen niche variation hypothesis
    G E Pound
    School of Engineering Sciences, University of Southampton, Highfield, UK
    J Evol Biol 17:651-62. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Population models of sperm-dependent parthenogenesis
    David Schley
    School of Mathematics, University of Southampton, Highfield, Southampton, SO17 1BJ, UK
    J Theor Biol 229:559-72. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Model of microtine cycles caused by lethal toxins in non-preferred food plants
    Adam Kent
    School of Biological Sciences, Biodiversity and Ecology Division, University of Southampton, Bassett Crescent East, Southampton SO16 7PX, UK
    J Theor Biol 234:593-604. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint A lotka-volterra model of coexistence between a sexual population and multiple asexual clones
    Graeme E Pound
    School of Engineering Sciences, University of Southampton, Highfield, Southampton, SO17 1BJ, UK
    J Theor Biol 217:535-45. 2002

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Publications11

  1. pmc Manipulated into giving: when parasitism drives apparent or incidental altruism
    C Patrick Doncaster
    Centre for Biological Sciences, Institute for Life Sciences, University of Southampton, Southampton SO17 1BJ, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 280:20130108. 2013
    ..We consider various scenarios in which direct and indirect fitness consequences of strong altruism may have different evolutionary drivers...
  2. pmc Ecological equivalence: a realistic assumption for niche theory as a testable alternative to neutral theory
    C Patrick Doncaster
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Southampton, Southampton, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 4:e7460. 2009
    ..I show that the distinction of realised from intrinsic vital rates is crucial to evaluating community resilience...
  3. doi request reprint Non-linear density dependence in time series is not evidence of non-logistic growth
    C Patrick Doncaster
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Southampton, Bassett Crescent East, Southampton SO16 7PX, UK
    Theor Popul Biol 73:483-9. 2008
    ..They can yield estimates of density compensation, however, which may suggest time lags in density dependence. Analysis of an empirical time series illustrates the issues...
  4. ncbi request reprint Comment on "On the regulation of populations of mammals, birds, fish, and insects" III
    C Patrick Doncaster
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Southampton, Bassett Crescent East, Southampton SO16 7PX, UK
    Science 311:1100; author reply 1100. 2006
    ..Reports, 22 July 2005, p. 607) is consistent with slower responses in ascent than descent toward carrying capacity. Time series therefore suggest that populations of large-bodied animals underfill their environments...
  5. ncbi request reprint The ecological cost of sex
    C P Doncaster
    Division of Biodiversity and Ecology, School of Biological Sciences, University of Southampton, UK
    Nature 404:281-5. 2000
    ..The stable outcome of this is coexistence on a depleted resource base. Under these ecological circumstances, longer-term benefits of sex may eventually drive out the asexual competitor...
  6. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of reciprocal invasions between genetically diverse and genetically uniform populations of Daphnia obtusa (Kurz)
    N Tagg
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Southampton, Southampton, SO16 7PX, UK
    Oecologia 143:527-36. 2005
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  7. ncbi request reprint The accumulation of deleterious mutations within the frozen niche variation hypothesis
    G E Pound
    School of Engineering Sciences, University of Southampton, Highfield, UK
    J Evol Biol 17:651-62. 2004
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Population models of sperm-dependent parthenogenesis
    David Schley
    School of Mathematics, University of Southampton, Highfield, Southampton, SO17 1BJ, UK
    J Theor Biol 229:559-72. 2004
    ..The planarian Schmidtea polychroa obtains no such intrinsic benefit because it produces fertile sperm, and its persistence may depend on superior resource exploitation...
  9. ncbi request reprint Model of microtine cycles caused by lethal toxins in non-preferred food plants
    Adam Kent
    School of Biological Sciences, Biodiversity and Ecology Division, University of Southampton, Bassett Crescent East, Southampton SO16 7PX, UK
    J Theor Biol 234:593-604. 2005
    ..Fewer criteria could be met in variations on the model, in which the non-preferred food was equally as nutritious as the preferred food or was continuously toxic...
  10. ncbi request reprint A lotka-volterra model of coexistence between a sexual population and multiple asexual clones
    Graeme E Pound
    School of Engineering Sciences, University of Southampton, Highfield, Southampton, SO17 1BJ, UK
    J Theor Biol 217:535-45. 2002
    ....
  11. pmc Density dependence triggers runaway selection of reduced senescence
    Robert M Seymour
    Department of Mathematics, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS Comput Biol 3:e256. 2007
    ..We simulate examples of runaway selection leading to negligible senescence and even intrinsic immortality...