Ecological Specialization in Fossil Mammals Explains Cope's Rule

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P. Raia, F. Carotenuto, F. Passaro, D. Fulgione, M. Fortelius

LanguageEnglish
JournalAmerican Naturalist
Volume179
Issue number3
Pages328-337
Number of pages10
ISSN0003-0147
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2012
MoE publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed

    Research areas

  • Cope's rule, Bergmann's rule, mammals, ecological specialization, range size, body size, BODY-SIZE EVOLUTION, MOLECULAR PHYLOGENIES, CRETACEOUS MOLLUSKS, SPECIES OCCUPANCY, EXTINCTION RISK, MESOZOIC BIRDS, ACTIVE TRENDS, DIVERSITY, HISTORY, RECORD
  • 1171 Geosciences
  • 1181 Ecology, evolutionary biology

External organisations

Raia, P.
  • Univ Naples Federico 2, Dipartimento Sci Terra
Carotenuto, F.
  • Univ Naples Federico 2, Dipartimento Sci Terra
Passaro, F.
  • Univ Naples Federico 2, Dipartimento Sci Terra
Fulgione, D.
  • Univ Naples Federico 2, Dipartimento Biol Strutturale & Funz

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