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Authors: White, Thomas E
Date: 2017
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1253805
Description: Selection is expected to favour the evolution of efficacy in visual communication. This extends to deceptive systems, and predicts functional links between the structure of visual signals and their be ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2017
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1234487
Description: Lateral gene transfer (LGT) has significantly influenced bacterial evolution since the origins of life. It helped bacteria generate flexible, mosaic genomes and enables individual cells to rapidly acq ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2017
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1247691
Description: Nitrogen content per unit leaf area (Nₐᵣₑₐ) is a key variable in plant functional ecology and biogeochemistry. Nₐᵣₑₐ comprises a structural component, which scales with leaf mass per area (LMA), and a ... More
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Date: 2017
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1254087
Description: Individuals can play different roles in maintaining connectivity and social cohesion in animal populations and thereby influence population robustness to perturbations. We performed a social network a ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2017
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1254202
Description: Specialized castes are considered a key reason for the evolutionary and ecological success of the social insect lifestyle. The most essential caste distinction is between the fertile queen and the ste ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2017
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1222391
Description: The Siamese fighting fish (Betta splendens) is well known as an aggressive fish with unique spawning and parental care behavior. During reproduction, male fish construct a bubble nest, court females, ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2017
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1248259
Description: Environmental niche modeling (ENM) is commonly used to develop probabilistic maps of species distribution. Among available ENM techniques, MaxEnt has become one of the most popular tools for modeling ... More
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Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2017
Subject Keyword: Mimicry (Biology) | ant | leafhopper | mimicry | gold
Language: eng
Resource Type: Thesis MRes
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1267424
Description: Theoretical thesis.
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Date: 2017
Subject Keyword: niche | coexistence | trait | plant | adaptive dynamics
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1254399
Description: To explain diversity in forests, niche theory must show how multiple plant species coexist while competing for the same resources. Although successional processes are widespread in forests, theoretica ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2017
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1254605
Description: Marsupial research, conservation, and management can benefit greatly from knowledge about glucocorticoid (GC) secretion patterns because GCs influence numerous aspects of physiology and play a crucial ... More
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Date: 2017
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1254283
Description: The visual environment of several aquaculture species has been shown to be crucial for increased survival and growth. However, very little is known about the visual system of the increasingly popular ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2017
Subject Keyword: Australia | evolution | nest | Passeriformes | phylogeny
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1223075
Description: The architectural diversity of nests in the passerine birds (order Passeriformes) is thought to have played an important role in the adaptive radiation of this group, which now comprises more than hal ... More
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Date: 2017
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1222041
Description: Extinction is a key feature of the evolutionary history of life, and assessments of extinction risk are essential for the effective protection of biodiversity. The goal in assembling this special issu ... More
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Date: 2017
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1208009
Description: Using a conditioned passive place avoidance paradigm, we investigated the relative importance of three experimental parameters on learning and memory in a salticid, Servaea incana. Spiders encountered ... More
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