Reproductive Skew Theory






Relevant Publications

Rueger, T. P, Barbasch, T. D, Wong, M. Y. L., Srinivasan, M., Jones, G. P. & Buston, P. M. (2018) Reproductive control via the threat of eviction in the clown anemonefish. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Series B 285: 20181295.

Wong, M. Y. L. P, Fauvelot, C., Planes, S. & Buston, P. M. (2012) Discrete and continuous reproductive tactics in a hermaphroditic society. Animal Behaviour 84: 897-906.

Buston, P. M. & Zink, A. G. (2009) Reproductive skew and the evolution of conflict resolution: a synthesis of transactional and tug-of-war models. Behavioral Ecology 20: 672-684. (Cover photo).

Buston, P. M., Reeve, H. K., Cant, M. A., Vehrencamp, S. L. & Emlen, S. T. (2007) Reproductive skew and the evolution of group dissolution tactics: a synthesis of concession and restraint models. Animal Behaviour 74: 1643-1654.

Buston, P. M. & Balshine, S. (2007) Cooperating in the face of uncertainty: a consistent framework for understanding the evolution of cooperation. Behavioural Processes 76: 152-159. (Cover photo).

Buston, P. M. (2002) Ecology and evolution of hermaphroditic breeding systems. In: Group Structure of the Clown Anemonefish Amphiprion percula. PhD dissertation, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY.