Present address: Malorie B. Gélinas, Département des Sciences Biologiques, Université de Montréal, C.P. 6128, Succ. Centre-Ville Montréal, H3C 3J7, Canada.
Phenotypic plasticity and the evolution of trade-offs: the quantitative genetics of resource allocation in the wing dimorphic cricket, Gryllus firmus
Version of Record online: 11 DEC 2002
Journal of Evolutionary Biology
Volume 16, Issue 1, pages 55–63, January 2003
How to Cite
Roff, D. A. and Gélinas, M. B. (2003), Phenotypic plasticity and the evolution of trade-offs: the quantitative genetics of resource allocation in the wing dimorphic cricket, Gryllus firmus. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 16: 55–63. doi: 10.1046/j.1420-9101.2003.00480.x
- Issue online: 11 DEC 2002
- Version of Record online: 11 DEC 2002
- Received 21 February 2002;revised 5 July 2002;accepted 4 September 2002
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