Journal article icon

Journal article

The costs and benefits of fast living.

Abstract:

Growth rates play a fundamental role in many areas of biology (Q. Rev. Biol., 67, 1992, 283; Life History Invariants. Some Explorations of Symmetry in Evolutionary Biology, 1993; Philos. Trans. R. Soc. Lond. B Biol. Sci., 351, 1996, 1341; Plant Strategies, Vegetation Processes, and Ecosystem Properties, 2002; Trends Ecol. Evol., 18, 2003, 471; Q. Rev. Biol., 78, 2003, 23; J. Ecol., 95, 2007, 926.) but the cost and benefits of different growth rates are notoriously difficult to quantify (Q. Re...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published

Actions


Access Document


Authors


Atkinson, RL More by this author
More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MPLS, Plant Sciences
Journal:
Ecology letters
Volume:
12
Issue:
12
Pages:
1379-1384
Publication date:
2009-12-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1461-0248
ISSN:
1461-023X
URN:
uuid:feb8af4b-1dfd-40ec-88d1-e9534a602fdf
Source identifiers:
411966
Local pid:
pubs:411966

Terms of use


Metrics



If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP