- Reproductive performance links to fine-scale spatial patterns of female grey seal relatednessP P Pomeroy
Sea Mammal Research Unit, University of St Andrews, Gatty Marine Laboratory, Fife, UK
Proc Biol Sci 268:711-7. 2001..Mothers occupying such sites achieved higher than average pup growth rates, suggesting a founder fitness benefit...
- Patterns of parental relatedness and pup survival in the grey seal (Halichoerus grypus)K Bean
Sea Mammal Research Unit, St Andrews University, St Andrews, Fife, KY16 8LB, Scotland, UK
Mol Ecol 13:2365-70. 2004..These results provide evidence that parental relatedness is an important determinant of pre-weaning pup survival in the grey seal and that this may vary with cause of mortality given a larger sample size...