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Parental Care

Douglas S. Glazier

in Encyclopedia of Evolution

Published in print January 2002 | ISBN: 9780195122008
Published online January 2005 | e-ISBN: 9780195187601
Parental Care

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Parental care typically includes parental behaviors that increase the fitness (i.e., survival and reproductive success) of offspring. The value of

Reference Entry.  4003 words. 

Subjects: Evolutionary Biology

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