Episodes size of offspring individual variation in

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Unformatted text preview: episodes - # & size of offspring individual variation in condition & in allocation decisions: “raw material” for selection on acquisition & allocation species differences in ecologically-determined rates of mortality: variation in allocation strategies Life history classification: r and K selection terminology derived from population growth models r selection K selection population growth rate r carrying capacity K r-selected species have K-selected species have traits that increase r traits that increase competitive ability (when populations fill environment near carrying capacity) Life history classification: MacArthur & Wilson’s r and K selection r selection K selection - high growth rate; - typic...
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This note was uploaded on 04/10/2014 for the course BIO SCI 310 taught by Professor Gerlindehobel during the Spring '14 term at Wisconsin Milwaukee.

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