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Parental effects in ecology and evolution: mechanisms, processes and implications.

Abstract:

As is the case with any metaphor, parental effects mean different things to different biologists--from developmental induction of novel phenotypic variation to an evolved adaptation, and from epigenetic transference of essential developmental resources to a stage of inheritance and ecological succession. Such a diversity of perspectives illustrates the composite nature of parental effects that, depending on the stage of their expression and whether they are considered a pattern or a process, ...

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Publisher copy:
10.1098/rstb.2008.0302

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Badyaev, AV More by this author
Journal:
Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological sciences
Volume:
364
Issue:
1520
Pages:
1169-1177
Publication date:
2009-04-05
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EISSN:
1471-2970
ISSN:
0962-8436
URN:
uuid:b528ad50-1226-43c1-a029-dfa0537042d9
Source identifiers:
209278
Local pid:
pubs:209278

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