TITLE

Experimental effects of density and food on growth and

AUTHOR(S)
Foster, Bradley A.; Stiven, Alan E.
PUB. DATE
October 1996
SOURCE
American Midland Naturalist;Oct96, Vol. 136 Issue 2, p300
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines some of the hypotheses explaining variation in adult body size in land snails, including abiotic environmental factors and the effects population density have on growth rates. Growth rates of young snails in low and high population densities; Presence of density-dependent food limitation; Methodology of the study; Results of the study.
ACCESSION #
9611263747

 

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