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Unformatted text preview: species, 2) intraspecific allometry where a) traits of individuals of all ages are compared within a species (also called ontogenetic allometry), or b) traits of individuals of the same age are compared within a species (also called static allometry). Some examples: interspecific=the Irish elk example (more below), intraspecific (static)=measurements of body height and arm length in class, intraspecific (ontogenetic)=measurements of body height and arm length with my daughter's day-care measurements included. See figure demonstrating ontogenetic and interspecific allometry of brain and body weight in the same graph....
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This note was uploaded on 11/06/2011 for the course BIO BSC1010 taught by Professor Gwenhauner during the Fall '10 term at Broward College.
- Fall '10