- Talkin' 'bout my generation: environmental variability and cohort effectsAndrew P Beckerman
Institute of Biological Sciences, University of Stirling, Stirling FK9 4LA, United Kingdom
Am Nat 162:754-67. 2003..In accordance with the theory, we find the predicted changes in the strength of density dependence and associated changes in population dynamics and population variability...
- How effective are maternal effects at having effects?Andrew P Beckerman
School of Biological and Environmental Science, University of Stirling, Stirling FK9 4LA, UK
Proc Biol Sci 273:485-93. 2006..Our results suggest that classical maternal effects are significant, but that in our system, the competitive environment, which is linked to maternal environments by fecundity, can be a far more substantial influence...
- Age and size at maturity: sex, environmental variability and developmental thresholdsStewart J Plaistow
School of Biological Sciences, Zoology Building, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen AB24 2TZ, UK
Proc Biol Sci 271:919-24. 2004..berlesei was significantly nonlinear and differed for males and females. We describe how growth conditions, mother's environment and sex determine age and size at maturity in S. berlesei...