The Resource The evolution of parental care, T.H. Clutton-Brock ; with original drawings by Dafila Scott

The evolution of parental care, T.H. Clutton-Brock ; with original drawings by Dafila Scott

Label
The evolution of parental care
Title
The evolution of parental care
Statement of responsibility
T.H. Clutton-Brock ; with original drawings by Dafila Scott
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Clutton-Brock, T. H
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QL762
LC item number
.C48 1991
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
QL762
NAL item number
.C48 1991
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Monographs in behavior and ecology.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Parental behavior in animals
  • Behavior evolution
  • Comportement parental chez les animaux
  • Évolution du comportement
  • Behavior evolution
  • Parental behavior in animals
  • Broedzorg
  • Comportamento Instintivo Animal
  • Comportement parental chez les animaux
  • Évolution du comportement
  • Animaux
  • Evolution
  • Tiere
  • Brutpflege
Label
The evolution of parental care, T.H. Clutton-Brock ; with original drawings by Dafila Scott
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [267]-331) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Parental care and competition for mates -- Forms of parental care -- The costs of breeding -- Propagule size -- Viviparity -- Incubation, gestation, and lactation -- Parental care in ectotherms -- Parental care in birds and mammals -- Parental tactics 1: Variation in care in relation to benefits -- Parental tactics 2: Variation in care in relation to costs -- Parent-offspring conflict -- Parental investment in sons and daughters -- Sex ratios and differential juvenile mortality -- Conclusions
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 352 pages
Isbn
9780691025162
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
90008832
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)21975626
  • (OCoLC)ocm21975626
Label
The evolution of parental care, T.H. Clutton-Brock ; with original drawings by Dafila Scott
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [267]-331) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Parental care and competition for mates -- Forms of parental care -- The costs of breeding -- Propagule size -- Viviparity -- Incubation, gestation, and lactation -- Parental care in ectotherms -- Parental care in birds and mammals -- Parental tactics 1: Variation in care in relation to benefits -- Parental tactics 2: Variation in care in relation to costs -- Parent-offspring conflict -- Parental investment in sons and daughters -- Sex ratios and differential juvenile mortality -- Conclusions
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 352 pages
Isbn
9780691025162
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
90008832
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)21975626
  • (OCoLC)ocm21975626

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