Evol Ecol Res 5: 1111-1112 (2003) Full PDF if your library subscribes.
Cohort-size/body-size scaling rules for stationary populations
Eric L. Charnov
Department of Biology, The University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001, USA
I derive a rule linking individual growth rate to mortality rate. It yields a power function for cohort size plotted against body size.
Keywords: allometry, growth, mortality, population dynamics, trees.
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