Larval experience and latent effects—metamorphosis is not a new beginning.Pechenik, Jan A.
For many years ecologists have documented the remarkable within-species variation inherent in natural systems—for example, variability in juvenile growth rates, mortality rates, fecundities, time to reproductive maturity, the outcomes of competitive interactions, and tolerance to pollutants. Over the past 20 years, it has become increasingly apparent that at least some of this variation may reflec... read more
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- This is a pre-copyedited, author-produced version of an article accepted for publication in Integrative and Comparative Biology following peer review. The version of record: Jan A. Pechenik; Larval experience and latent effects—metamorphosis is not a new beginning. Integr Comp Biol 2006; 46 (3): 323-333 is available online at: doi: 10.1093/icb/icj028.