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1 Review of Last 3 Lectures Key terms: You should be able to explain each term or idea and give examples (if applicable). It is important to know the significance of these terms and their context in evolutionary biology. Population ecology Population structure Population density Density measurements (3 types) Sample proportions Mark-recapture study Spatial distribution (even, clumped, random) Age distribution Population dynamics Demography Survivorship curve Survivorship Mortality rate Exponential growth Intrinsic rate of increase (r max ) Logistic growth Carrying capacity (K) Rescue effect Population regulation Density dependent factors Density independent factors Equilibrium density Life history Trade-offs (4 categories) Reproductive value Senescense Biological control Historical biogeography Ecological biogeography Species phylogeny Area phylogeny Vicariance Dispersal Parsimony Molecular clock MacArthur-Wilson model Colonization rate Extinction rate Species richness equilibrium Conservation biology Estimating extinction rates
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