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About preferential ingestion of organic matter by bivalves

J.-M. Defossez and J. Daguzan.

in Journal of Molluscan Studies

August 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Aquatic Biology; Evolutionary Biology; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 0 words.

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Absence of kin structure in a population of the group-living rodent Octodon degus

Verónica Quirici, Sylvain Faugeron, Loren D. Hayes and Luis A. Ebensperger.

in Behavioral Ecology

January 2011; p ublished online December 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Evolutionary Biology; Ecology and Conservation; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 5404 words.

Variation in sociality may have an important impact on population genetic structure. In highly social species, the formation of kin clusters leads to decreasing variation within but...

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Absence of nepotism toward imprisoned young queens during swarming in the honey bee

Nicolas Châline, Stephen J. Martin and Francis L.W. Ratnieks.

in Behavioral Ecology

March 2005; p ublished online November 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Evolutionary Biology; Ecology and Conservation; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 5216 words.

Nepotism is an important potential conflict in animal societies. However, clear evidence of nepotism in the rearing of queens in social insects is limited and controversial. In the honey...

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Abundance and habitat associations of two Florida crayfishes, Procambarus paeninsulanus (Faxon, 1914) and P. fallax (Hagen, 1870) (Decapoda: Astacoidea), assessed with N-mixture modeling

Tiffani M Manteuffel-Ross, Eric Stolen and C Ross Hinkle.

in Journal of Crustacean Biology

May 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Biological Sciences; Aquatic Biology; Evolutionary Biology; Zoology and Animal Sciences; Invertebrates. 7592 words.

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The study of crayfishes in their native habitats is limited, even if crayfishes are economically and ecologically important. Such is the case in...

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Abyssogena: a new genus of the family Vesicomyidae (Bivalvia) from deep-water vents and seeps

Elena M. Krylova, Heiko Sahling and Ronald Janssen.

in Journal of Molluscan Studies

May 2010; p ublished online May 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Aquatic Biology; Evolutionary Biology; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 13217 words.

A new genus Abyssogena is established for A. phaseoliformis ( Métivier, Okutani & Ohta, 1986) and A. kaikoi ( Okutani & Métivier, 1986), which were previously assigned to the genus Calyptog...

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Acceptance by the splendid fairy-wren of parasiticm by Horsfield's bronze-cuckoo: reexamination of Brooker and Brooker's equilibrium model

Miguel A. Rodriguez-Gironé and Arnon Lotem.

in Behavioral Ecology

January 1998; p ublished online January 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Evolutionary Biology; Ecology and Conservation; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 0 words.

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Acceptance by the splendid fairy-wren of parasitism by Horsfield's bronze-cuckoo: further evidence for evolutionary equilibrium in brood parasitism

Michael Brooker and Lesley Brooker.

in Behavioral Ecology

January 1996; p ublished online January 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Evolutionary Biology; Ecology and Conservation; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 0 words.

Horsfield's bronze-cuckoo (Chrysococcyx basalts) is one of several highly specialized Australian brood parasites that lay eggs adapted toward those of their hosts. Although parasitized at a...

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Accepting unrelated broods helps replacement male yellow-headed blackbirds attract mates

David F. Gori, Sievert Rohwer and Jennifer Caselle.

in Behavioral Ecology

January 1996; p ublished online January 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Evolutionary Biology; Ecology and Conservation; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 0 words.

Replacement male yellow-headed blackbirds (Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus) did not destroy broods sired by the previous territorial male and they showed no aggression toward females with...

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Accessory gland size influences time to sexual maturity and mating frequency in the stalk-eyed fly, Cyrtodiopsis dalmanni

Richard H. Baker, Matthew Denniff, Peter Futerman, Kevin Fowler, Andrew Pomiankowski and Tracey Chapman.

in Behavioral Ecology

September 2003; p ublished online September 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Evolutionary Biology; Ecology and Conservation; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 4306 words.

Age at first reproduction is an extremely important life-history trait. Several factors such as nutritional state and age-specific fecundity have been shown to influence time to sexual...

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The accuracy of Buffon's needle: a rule of thumb used by ants to estimate area

S. T. Mugford, E. B. Mallon and N. R. Franks.

in Behavioral Ecology

November 2001; p ublished online November 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Evolutionary Biology; Ecology and Conservation; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 2658 words.

Colonies of the ant Leptothorax albipennis naturally inhabit flat rock crevices. Scouts can determine, before initiating an emigration, if a nest has sufficient area to house their...

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