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Fitness consequences and heritability aspects of emergence date in Phlox drummondii
Author(s): M. G. Kelly and D. A. Levin
Journal: Journal of Ecology
Article Topic(s): Establishment methods,Ecotype
Research Setting(s): Field
Species Referenced: Phlox drummondii (Annual phlox),
AbstractDetermines the effects of emergence date on the fitness of Phlox drummondii from three populations in Texas. There were significant differences among populations and emergence dates. Generally, fitness decreased with later emergence.
Suggested CitationM. G. Kelly and D. A. Levin. "Fitness consequences and heritability aspects of emergence date in Phlox drummondii." Journal of Ecology 85.6 (1997): 755-766.