INTERSPECIFIC COMPETITION ALTERS NONLINEAR SELECTION ON OFFSPRING SIZE IN THE FIELD
Version of Record online: 22 AUG 2012
© 2012 The Author(s). Evolution© 2012 The Society for the Study of Evolution.
Volume 67, Issue 2, pages 328–337, February 2013
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Marshall, D. J. and Monro, K. (2013), INTERSPECIFIC COMPETITION ALTERS NONLINEAR SELECTION ON OFFSPRING SIZE IN THE FIELD. Evolution, 67: 328–337. doi: 10.1111/j.1558-5646.2012.01749.x
- Issue online: 28 JAN 2013
- Version of Record online: 22 AUG 2012
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- Received August 18, 2011 Accepted July 16, 2012 Data Archived: Dryad doi:10.5061/dryad.d6v18
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