Ontogeny and allometry
of body shape in the Blacktail Shiner, Cyprinella venusta.
However, as predicted, both measures of web allometry
White shark lengths calculated from tooth allometry
thus agree well with estimates made by observers in the field.
in young sugar maple (Acer saccharum): adaptive responses to light availability.
and paleoecology of medial Miocene dwarf rhinoceroses from the Texas Gulf coastal plain.
Her research interests include the behavioral ecology of freshwater fishes, especially the evolution of mate recognition systems and their role in speciation in pupfishes (Cyprinodon); the allometry
of sexually-selected traits; and community structure and conservation of desert fishes.
of alarm calls: Black-capped Chickadees encode information about predator size.
was evaluated by plotting each measurement divided by head length (HL) against SL.
is also preserved, with the exponent varying between 2.
Within species, allometry
sometimes varies by age or size of trees (Cole and Ewel, 2006; Peichl and Arain, 2007; Fatemi et al.
Morphological variation attributable to allometry
in the freshwater gastropod Elimia livescens Menke, 1830 is described.
79% of body dry-mass) allometrically decreased with body mass, were higher in Araneae, Lepidoptera, and Diptera after adjusting for allometry
, and were similar between insect herbivores and predators.