Ecology and allometry predict the evolution of avian developmental durations

Cooney, C.R., Sheard, C., Clark, A.D. et al. (8 more authors) (2020) Ecology and allometry predict the evolution of avian developmental durations. Nature Communications, 11. 2383. ISSN 2041-1723



  • Cooney, C.R.
  • Sheard, C.
  • Clark, A.D.
  • Healy, S.D.
  • Liker, A.
  • Street, S.E.
  • Troisi, C.A.
  • Thomas, G.H.
  • Szekely, T.
  • Hemmings, N.
  • Wright, A.E.
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  • Accepted: 23 April 2020
  • Published (online): 14 May 2020
  • Published: 14 May 2020
Institution: The University of Sheffield
Academic Units: The University of Sheffield > Faculty of Science (Sheffield) > School of Biosciences (Sheffield) > Department of Animal and Plant Sciences (Sheffield)
Funding Information:
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Natural Environment Research CouncilNE/N013948/1
Depositing User: Symplectic Sheffield
Date Deposited: 04 May 2020 13:01
Last Modified: 27 May 2020 09:04
Status: Published
Publisher: Springer Nature)
Refereed: Yes
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