Journal article

Winter weather affects asp viper Vipera aspis population dynamics through susceptible juveniles

  • Altwegg, Res Dept of Biology, University of Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
  • Dummermuth, Stefan Weissensteinstrasse 111, CH-4515 Oberdorf, Switzerland.
  • Anholt, Bradley R. Dept of Biology, University of Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
  • Flatt, Thomas Department of Biology, Unit of Ecology and Evolution, University of Fribourg, Switzerland - Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Brown University, Providence, USA
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    21.06.2005
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  • Oikos. - 2005, vol. 110, no. 1, p. 55-66
English Detailed studies on mammals and birds have shown that the effects of climate variation on population dynamics often depend on population composition, because weather affects different subsets of a population differently. It is presently unknown whether this is also true for ectothermic animals such as reptiles. Here we show such an interaction between weather and demography for an... Show more…
Faculty
Faculté des sciences et de médecine
Department
Département de Biologie
Language
  • English
Classification
Zoology
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