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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/275123
Description: Alternative reproductive tactics (ARTs) are predicted to be the result of disruptive correlational selection on suites of morphological, physiological, and behavioral traits. ARTs are most obvious whe ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/228822
Description: Snakes have traditionally been viewed as solitary, asocial animals whose habitat use is driven by temperature, prey and predators. However, recent studies suggest that snake spatial ecology may also b ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/262484
Description: Conspicuous color signals are commonly used by a wide diversity of animals to advertise some specific aspect of their competitive ability. In particular, orange and red colors are often used as an agg ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/225310
Description: Sexual selection theory predicts different optima for multiple mating in males and females. We used mating experiments and genetic paternity testing to disentangle pre- and postcopulatory mechanisms o ... More
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Date: 2013
Subject Keyword: 060800 Zoology
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/229026
Description: Socio-ecological models combine environmental and social factors to explain the formation of animal groups. In anurans, tadpole aggregations have been reported in numerous species, but the factors dri ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/262528
Description: Multiple paternity is taxonomically widespread, yet the relative role of direct and indirect (genetic) fitness benefits in explaining the evolution of multiple mating is a topic of intense debate. We ... More
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Authors: Böhm, Monika | Collen, Ben | Rhodin, Anders G. J | Hamilton, Alison M | Hare, Kelly | Hedges, S. Blair | Heideman, Neil | Hilton-Taylor, Craig | Hitchmough, Rod | Hollingsworth, Bradford | Hutchinson, Mark | Ineich, Ivan | Iverson, John | Stuart, Simon N | Jaksic, Fabian M | Jenkins, Richard | Joger, Ulrich | Jose, Reizl | Kaska, Yakup | Kaya, Uǧur | Keogh, J. Scott | Köhler, Gunther | Kuchling, Gerald | Kumlutas, Yusuf | van Dijk, Peter Paul | Kwet, A | La Marca, Enrique | Lamar, William | Lane, Amanda | Lardner, Bjorn | Latta, Craig | Latta, Gabrielle | Lau, Michael | Lavin, Pablo | Lawson, Dwight | Young, Bruce E | LeBreton, Matthew | Lehr, Edgar | Limpus, Duncan | Lipczynski, Nicola | Lobo, Aaron S | López-Luna, Marco A | Luiselli, Luca | Lukoschek, Vimoksalehi | Lundberg, Mikael | Lymberakis, Petros | Afuang, Leticia E | Macey, Robert | Magnusson, William E | Mahler, D. Luke | Malhotra, Anita | Mariaux, J | Maritz, Bryan | Marques, Otavio A. V | Márquez, Rafael | Martins, Marcio | Masterson, Gavin | Aghasyan, Aram | Mateo, José A | Mathew, Rosamma | Mathews, N | Mayer, Gregory | McCranie, James R | Measey, G.J | Mendoza-Quijano, Fernando | Menegon, Michele | Métrailler, Sébastien | Milton, David A | Garcíia, Andrés | Montgomery, Chad | Morato, Sérgio A. A | Mott, Tami | Muñoz-Alonso, Antonio | Murphy, John | Nguyen, Truong Q | Nilson, Göran | Nogueira, Cristiano | Núñez, Herman | Orlov, Nikolai | Aguilar, César | Ota, Hidetoshi | Ottenwalder, José | Papenfuss, Theodore | Pasachnik, Stesha | Passos, Paulo | Pauwels, Oliver S. G | Pérez-Buitrago, Néstor | Pérez-Mellado, Valentín | Pianka, Eric R | Pleguezuelos, Juan | Ajtic, Rastko | Pollock, Caroline | Ponce-Campos, Paulino | Powell, Robert | Pupin, F | Quintero Diaz, Gustavo E | Radder, Raju | Ramer, Jan | Rasmussen, Arne R | Raxworthy, Chris | Reynolds, Robert | Akarsu, Ferdi | Richman, Nadia | Rico, Edmund L | Riservato, Elisa | Rivas, Gilson | da Rocha, Pedro L. B | Rödel, Mark-Oliver | Rodríguez Schettino, Lourdes | Roosenburg, Willem M | Ross, James P | Sadek, Riyad | Baillie, Jonathan E. M | Alencar, Laura R. V | Sanders, Kate | Santos-Barrera, Georgina | Schleich, Hermann H | Schmidt, Benedikt R | Schmitz, Andreas | Sharifi, Mozafar | Shea, Glenn | Shi, Hai-Tao | Shine, Richard | Sindaco, Roberto | Allison, Allen | Slimani, Tahar | Somaweera, Ruchira | Spawls, Steve | Stafford, Peter | Stuebing, Rob | Sweet, Sam | Sy, Emerson | Temple, Helen J | Tognelli, Marcelo F | Tolley, Krystal | Ananjeva, Natalia | Tolson, Peter J | Tuniyev, Boris | Tuniyev, Sako | Üzüm, Nazan | van Buurt, Gerard | Van Sluys, Monique | Velasco, Alvaro | Vences, Miguel | Veselý , Milan | Vinke, Sabine | Anderson, Steve | Vinke, Thomas | Vogel, Gernot | Vogrin, Milan | Vogt, Richard C | Wearn, Oliver R | Werner, Yehudah L | Whiting, Martin J | Wiewandt, Thomas | Wilkinson, John | Wilson, Byron | Andrén, Claes | Wren, Sally | Zamin, Tara | Zhou, Kaiya | Zug, George | Ariano-Sánchez, Daniel | Arredondo, Juan Camilo | Auliya, Mark | Austin, Christopher C | Avci, Aziz | Bowles, Philip | Baker, Patrick J | Barreto-Lima, André F | Barrio-Amorós, César L | Basu, Dhruvayothi | Bates, Michael F | Batistella, Alexandre | Bauer, Aaron | Bennett, Daniel | Böhme, Wolfgang | Broadley, Don | Chanson, Janice | Brown, Rafe | Burgess, Joseph | Captain, Ashok | Carreira, Santiago | del Rosario Castañeda, Maria | Castro, Fernando | Catenazzi, Alessandro | Cedeño-Vázquez, José R | Chapple, David G | Cheylan, Marc | Cox, Neil | Cisneros-Heredia, Diego F | Cogalniceanu, Dan | Cogger, Hal | Corti, Claudia | Costa, Gabriel C | Couper, Patrick J | Courtney, Tony | Crnobrnja-Isailovic, Jelka | Crochet, Pierre-André | Crother, Brian | Hammerson, Geoffrey | Cruz, Felix | Daltry, Jennifer C | Daniels, R. J. Ranjit | Das, Indraneil | de Silva, Anslem | Diesmos, Arin C | Dirksen, Lutz | Doan, Tiffany M | Dodd Jr., C. Kenneth | Doody, J. Sean | Hoffmann, Michael | Dorcas, Michael E | de Barros Filho, Jose Duarte | Egan, Vincent T | El Mouden, El Hassan | Embert, Dirk | Espinoza, Robert E | Fallabrino, Alejandro | Feng, Xie | Feng, Zhao-Jun | Fitzgerald, Lee | Livingstone, Suzanne R | Flores-Villela, Oscar | França, Frederico G. R | Frost, Darrell | Gadsden, Hector | Gamble, Tony | Ganesh, S. R | Garcia, Miguel A | García-Pérez, J.E | Gatus, Joey | Gaulke, Maren | Ram, Mala | Geniez, Philippe | Georges, Arthur | Gerlach, Justin | Goldberg, Stephen | Gonzalez, Juan-Carlos T | Gower, David J | Grant, Tandora | Greenbaum, Eli | Grieco, Cristina | Guo, Peng
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/289703
Description: Effective and targeted conservation action requires detailed information about species, their distribution, systematics and ecology as well as the distribution of threat processes which affect them. K ... More
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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/183169
Description: Activity patterns and social interactions play a key role in determining reproductive success, although this is poorly understood for species that lack overt social behaviour. We used genetic paternit ... More
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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/193817
Description: Environmental contaminants from anthropogenic activity such as mining can have profound health effects on the animals living in adjacent areas. We investigated whether inorganic contaminants associate ... More
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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/202416
Description: Spatial cognition is predicted to be a fundamental component of fitness in many lizard species, and yet some studies suggest that it is relatively slow and inflexible. However, such claims are based o ... More
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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/183171
Description: Shared ecological resources such as burrow complexes can set the stage for social groupings and the evolution of more complex social behavior such as parental care. Paternity testing is increasingly r ... More
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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/203487
Description: We studied spatial clustering and activity patterns in the common Barking Gecko (Ptenopus garrulus garrulus) over the course of a breeding season in southern Africa. Only some populations exhibited si ... More
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/142329
Description: In externally fertilizing animals in which females mate with multiple males at the same time (simultaneous polyandry), the possibility that females accrue genetic benefits that improve offspring viabi ... More
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/141566
Description: Progress in developing animal communication theory is frequently constrained by a poor understanding of sensory systems. For example, while lizards have been the focus of numerous studies in visual si ... More
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Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/137708
Description: Understanding what constrains signalling and maintains signal honesty is a central theme in animal communication. Clear cases of dishonest signalling, and the conditions under which they are used, rep ... More
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