Developmental threshold model challenged by temperature

A Kuparinen, Ane Laugen, A Laurila, J Merilä

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    Abstract

    Conclusion: The L-shape of the reaction norm depends on temperature, suggesting that at low temperature a developmental threshold in age rather than in size regulates the process of metamorphosis.
    Original languageUndefined/Unknown
    Pages (from-to)821–829
    Number of pages9
    JournalEvolutionary Ecology Research
    Volume12
    Issue number7
    Publication statusPublished - 2010
    MoE publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed

    Keywords

    • development
    • growth
    • metamorphosis
    • Rana temporaria
    • temperature
    • threshold size

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