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Sex ratios

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Sex ratio theory attempts to explain variation at all levels (species, population, individual, brood) in the proportion of offspring that are male (the sex ratio). In many cases this work has been extremely successful, providing qualitative and even quantitative explanations of sex ratio variation. However, this is not always the situation, and one of the greatest remaining problems is explaining broad taxonomic patterns. Specifically, why do different organisms show so much variation in the ...

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10.1038/sj/hdy/6800018

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Zoology
Role:
Author
Volume:
88
Issue:
2
Pages:
117-124
Host title:
HEREDITY
Publication date:
2002-02-01
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ISSN:
0018-067X
Source identifiers:
204426
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pubs:204426
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uuid:029f14a6-35ac-4727-81f0-22377f3624aa
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pubs:204426
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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