Wilson, Ken (2009) Evolutionary ecology : percolation of old ideas to new areas of ecology. Current Biology, 19 (1). R21-R23. ISSN 0960-9822Full text not available from this repository.
A novel model derived from percolation theory suggests that phase polyphenism may have initially evolved in locusts as a behavioural strategy to reduce the connectivity between patches of vulnerable prey, so reducing predation risk.
|Journal or Publication Title:||Current Biology|
|Subjects:||G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GE Environmental Sciences|
|Departments:||Faculty of Science and Technology > Lancaster Environment Centre|
|Deposited By:||Mr Richard Ingham|
|Deposited On:||16 Dec 2009 13:43|
|Last Modified:||26 Jul 2012 16:52|
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