TITLE

Synchrony, asynchrony, and temporally random mating: a new method for analyzing breeding synchrony

AUTHOR(S)
A. Dale Marsden; Karl L. Evans
PUB. DATE
July 2004
SOURCE
Behavioral Ecology;Jul2004, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p699
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
19809672

 

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