5 edition of Mammalian dispersal patterns found in the catalog.
|Statement||edited by B. Diane Chepko-Sade and Zuleyma Tang Halpin.|
|Contributions||Chepko-Sade, B. Diane., Halpin, Zuleyma Tang., American Society of Zoologists.|
|LC Classifications||QL708.6 .M36 1987|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xviii, 342 p. :|
|Number of Pages||342|
|ISBN 10||0226102661, 0226102688|
|LC Control Number||87006026|
I have examined presentation and dispersal of bird-disseminated fruits of woody plants in the eastern deciduous forest in terms of available dispersal agents. Timing of fruit presentation and latitudinal patterns in fruit abundance are correlated with fall migration of frugivorous birds. I have divided bird-disseminated fruits into four patterns based on characteristics of nutrient content Cited by: ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "This volume of papers is the result of a workshop on migration and faunal dispersal of mammals in the Quaternary of Europe, held at Andernach in fall "--Page 3. The average kilometer of tropical rainforest is teeming with life; it contains thousands of species of plants and animals. As The Ornaments of Life reveals, many of the most colorful and eye-catching rainforest inhabitants—toucans, monkeys, leaf-nosed bats, and hummingbirds to name a few—are an important component of the infrastructure that supports life in the forest. These . Further, much of what is known about mammalian dispersal uses small mammals as a model (Stenseth and Lidicker ), but dispersal behavior of large mammals may not function similarly (Sinclair ). Ability to predict population-specific dispersal parameters may have important management and conservation by:
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Mammalian Dispersal Patterns The Effects of Social Structure on Population Genetics Edited by B. Diane Chepko-Sade and Zuleyma Tang Halpin Mammalian Dispersal Patterns examines the ways that social structure affects population genetics and, in turn, rates of evolution, in mammalian groups.
It brings together fieldwork in animal behavior and wildlife biology with. In: Chepko-Sade BD, Halpin ZT (eds) Mammalian dispersal patterns, the effects of social structure on population genetics.
Bergl RA, Vigilant L () Genetic analysis reveals population structure and recent migration within the highly fragmented range of the Cross River gorilla (Gorilla gorilla diehli).Cited by: 3. General patterns and discussed evolutionary forcesNatal dispersal (i.e.
dispersal from the natal group or area prior to sexual maturity) is usually sex-biased with female-biased natal dispersal prevailing in the majority of bird species while male-biased natal dispersal prevails in mammals.
The main discussed evolutionary forces shaping natal dispersal patterns include the. Dispersal in Rodents: A Resident Fitness Hypothesis. mammalian dispersal patterns always has generated stimulating contribution to the dispersal debate.
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The Great American Biotic Interchange (Stehli and Webb ) refers to the exchange of land mammals that represents the strongest biogeographic link between North and South America ever achieved (Simpson; Webb; Marshall et al.
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http. The patterns observed were hard to reconcile with directed migration and suggested that different cell dispersal mechanisms may act in the head and trunk Experimental measurements and mathematical modelling have formed the basis of a number of Cited by: Dispersal patterns among male Saimiri are constrained by mate competition and the consequent reproductive skew, in addition to enhanced predation risk during dispersal forays.
Little evidence, however, suggests that relative to familiar landscapes, exploitation of novel ranging areas substantially increases foraging costs or predation risk for Cited by: Islands are ideal for investigating processes that shape species assemblages because they are isolated and have discrete boundaries.
Quantifying phylogenetic assemblage structure allows inferences about these processes, in particular dispersal, environmental filtering and in-situ by: Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books.
My libraryMissing: Mammalian. In various canids and rodents, behavioral interactions at the time of dispersal do not appear to provide the necessary stimuli for dispersal. These observations suggest that knowledge of the behavioral interactions that occur before dispersal may provide a key to understanding both interspecific and intraspecific differences in social organization and dispersal by: Multiregional hypothesis This theory is based on fossil evidence and the anatomical characteristics of the modern population.
The theory states that humans (H. erectus) first left Africa approximately 2 million years ago and went to Europe and sapiens emerge gradually throughout the world, and a s populations dispersed, they remained in genetic.
Seed dispersal loop depicting the patterns (boxes) and processes (arrows) that can be measured to assess animal‐mediated seed dispersal and its consequences (modified from Wang & Smith, ).
Pink arrows indicate the patterns and processes integrated by the different methodologies assessed in our paper to estimate seed dispersal distances Cited by: 2.
Introduction. In plant–frugivore interactions, specialized relationships are not common. In many cases, the seeds of a plant species are dispersed by various frugivores, including both birds and mammals (Donatti et al.,Fleming and John Kress,Masaki et al., ).Some studies reported differences between avian and mammalian dispersers based on the seed dispersal Author: Yoshihiro Tsunamoto, Shoji Naoe, Takashi Masaki, Yuji Isagi.
The former associates different patterns of sex‐biased dispersal with mating systems, such as female‐biased dispersal in monogamous birds and male‐biased dispersal in polygynous mammals.
The predominant explanation is traceable back to Greenwood's () ideas of how successful philopatric or dispersing individuals are at gaining mates Cited by: Journals & Books; Register Sign in.
Sign levels between individuals, whilst keeping inbreeding low 2, 3, a pattern that might be relevant in the context of social evolution. Recent The situation has, however, recently been challenged by Chesser, who aimed to understand the interactions between mammalian dispersal and breeding tactics Cited by: This edited book gives examples on methods for measuring dispersal and reviews dispersal and its ecological (mainly, population dynamic) consequences and role in a wide range of taxa.
Lacking is a general introduction to dispersal, and some chapters may be too complicated for those seeking an introductory book. In group-living mammalian carnivores, male-biased dispersal and female philopatry appear to be the general pattern (e.g., African lion, \P anther a leo—Packer and Pusey ] and gray wolf [Canis lupus—Peterson et al.
]), although exceptions with reversed bias exist (e.g., European badger [Meles meles—Woodroffe et al. ]).Cited by: Recent analyses have shown that about a quarter of all mammal species are threatened with extinction.
At the same time, the conservation movement is moving rapidly away from a traditional 'protectionist' approach to nature to a more integrated view of wildlife and landscape conservation. This volume provides the first review of modern conservation.
mammalian species origin and geographical dispersal patterns correlate with changes in chromosome structure, exemplified in lemurs (madagascar) and bats (worldwide) may robin lee kolnicki, b.a., american international collegeamerican international college m.s., university of massachusetts amherst.
Additionally, critical to any scientific treatment, and as Eisenberg points out in "radiations," the marsupials are the only group of mammals that can serve as a "control group" for tests of hypotheses and apparent patterns.
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Species distribution is the manner in which a biological taxon is spatially arranged. The geographic limits of a particular taxon's distribution is its range, often represented as shaded areas on a ns of distribution change depending on the scale at which they are viewed, from the arrangement of individuals within a small family unit, to patterns within a population.
Publication type: Book chapter: Publication Subtype: Book Chapter: Title: Age, season, distance, direction, and social aspects of wolf dispersal from a Minnesota pack. Go through the pattern like this: Bear, Rhino, Bear, Rhino, etc. When the child gets to the end of the row there is a blank space, this is where the extra, cut out piece will go.
Have the child pick the right animal to complete the pattern and glue it in place. Continue this until all patterns are completed. Thus, based on our spatial autocorrelation and relatedness analyses, although both sexes disperse, dispersal in tigers in PTR is largely male-biased, with related females in close vicinities to each other; a pattern which fits in with the resource defense hypothesis, avoidance of kin competition by males and inbreeding avoidance mechanisms which have been used to Cited by: most common dispersion pattern where organisms are founded grouped together in small areas.
(school of fish) uniform. a dispersion pattern in which individuals are evenly distributed (penguins) random. a dispersion pattern in which individuals are spaced in a patternless, unpredictable way (trees).
Mammalian dispersal has been an ongoing area of interest (e.g., Chepko-Sade and Halpin ), and several of my students are conducting research on this topic. Dispersal patterns, including philopatry, can influence, and be influenced, by social structure and social behavior.
dispersal pattern on seed survival and seedling es-tablishment (Howe ) during two fruiting events. Also, we assessed the putative role of ground-dwelling mammalian herbivores, rodents and ungulates that filter the seed shadow, acting either as dispersers or predators and thus modifying the original pattern of seed dispersal formed by the.
The over-water dispersal mechanism was first mooted by Simpson nearly seventy years ago proposed a ‘sweepstakes’ process by which small mammals—potentially with low metabolic rates and. In she wrote Mammalian Dispersal Patterns: The Effects of Social Structure on Population Genetics with Diane Chepko-Sade.
She has challenged the theory of Angus John Bateman and Robert Trivers that male fruit flies behave more promiscuously due to their ability to produce millions of small mater: University of British.
Dispersion or distribution patterns show the spatial relationship between members of a population within a habitat. Patterns are often characteristic of a particular species; they depend on local environmental conditions and the species’ growth characteristics (as for plants) or behavior (as for animals).
The origin and geographical distribution of mammalian species (my examples are lemurs and bats) correlate with predictable chromosomal structural changes (KFT=karyotypic fission theory).
Chromosome studies provide information about fertility between individuals and they are significant for identification of the geographical origin of reproductive isolation within mammal Author: Robin Lee Kolnicki.Book Review by: Sonu Chandiram.
The answers to these questions and more are provided in this important book on mammalian conservation. Ecological Roles of Mammals: The Case of Seed Dispersal; Patterns and Processes in Contemporary Mammalian Extinction.The answers to these questions and more are provided in this important book on mammalian conservation.
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