Resources

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Martin, Robert D., Lesley A. Willner, and Andrea Dettling. "The evolution of sexual size dimorphism in primates." In The Differences between the Sexes, edited by Roger V. Short and Evan Balaban. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1994, pp. 159-200.

Mossman, Harland W. Vertebrate Fetal Membranes. New Brunswick, New Jersey: Macmillan/Rutgers University Press, 1987.

Perry, John S. The Ovarian Cycle of Mammals. Edinburgh: Oliver & Boyd, 1971.

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Periodicals

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Cowles, R. B. "The evolutionary significance of the scrotum." Evolution 12 (1958): 417-418.

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Long, C. A. "Two hypotheses on the origin of lactation." American Naturalist 106 (1972): 141-144.

Martin, Robert D. "Scaling effects and adaptive strategies in mammalian lactation." Symposium of of the Zoological Society of London 51 (1984): 87-117.

Martin, Robert D., and Ann M. MacLarnon. "Gestation period, neonatal size and maternal investment in placental mammals." Nature (London) 313 (1985): 220-223.

Meller, Anders P. "Ejaculate quality, testes size and sperm production in mammals." Functional Ecology 3 (1989): 91-96.

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Schaffer, William M. "Optimal reproductive effort in fluctuating environments." American Naturalist 108 (1974): 783-798.

Western, David. "Size, life history and ecology in mammals." African Journal of Ecology 17 (1979): 185-204.

Robert D. Martin, PhD

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