Parent-Offspring and Sibling Conflict in Galápagos fur Seals and Sea Lions

Parent-offspring conflict theory is well supported by theoretical arguments. However, empirical observations are often difficult to interpret and have contradicted one of its most appealing predictions that parent and offspring should disagree over killing of nest or littermates. We present the firs...

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Published in:Behavioral ecology and sociobiology, Vol. 62, No. 3 (2008), p. 363-375
Main Author: Trillmich, Fritz
Other Involved Persons: Wolf, Jochen B. W.
Format: electronic Article
Language:English
ISSN:1432-0762
Item Description:Copyright: Copyright 2008 Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
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