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Cyril Mbeau-Ache and Miguel Franco The time distribution of reproductive value measures the pace of life Journal of Ecology 101

Version of Record online: 28 AUG 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/1365-2745.12131

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A negative power relationship between the pace and duration of life as measured on the time distribution of reproductive value for 207 plant species worldwide provides support to the idea that the pace of life determines its duration and, consequently, to the idea that senescence is the unavoidable consequence of the devaluation of the reproductive value currency.

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