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Unformatted text preview: Page 1 of 3 9/3/2007 Uniform distribution o Territoriality Clumped o Mating o Hunting o Predation Selfish herd protection in numbers o Food Life history o Birth reproduction death o Everything you do to survive and reproduce o Iteroparity simoparity Desert, harsh because hard to stay alive to reproductive age simoparity Crowded, young are not likely to survive iteroparity o Ideal life history traits Reproduce early in life and often Live a long time Make as many babies as I possibly can o Impossible because of time and resources Kestrels predator o Young are burden on adults Page 2 of 3 o More feeding = trouble Coconut palms large seed husks liquid endosperm seed last long time brings young in crowded system Dandelions a lot many die tiny distribution reproduce like mad high r value...
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- Spring '07