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Oecologia, ISSN 0029-8549, 11/2016, Volume 182, Issue 3, pp. 691 - 701
Phenotypic plasticity, or the ability of organisms to produce different phenotypes depending upon environmental factors, may be adaptive in varying... 
Life Sciences | Hydrology/Water Resources | Phenotypic plasticity | Ecology | Plant Sciences | Melanin | Pieris rapae | Seasonal polyphenism | Coloration | WING-MELANIN PATTERN | COLIAS BUTTERFLIES | FALSE DISCOVERY RATE | THERMOREGULATION | EVOLUTION | PIERIS BUTTERFLIES | ADAPTATION | ECOLOGY | PIGMENT POLYMORPHISMS | ADAPTIVE SIGNIFICANCE | Cues | Brassica | Phenotype | Animals | Butterflies
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Behavioral Ecology, ISSN 1045-2249, 07/2013, Volume 24, Issue 6, pp. 1407 - 1414
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Animal Behaviour, ISSN 0003-3472, 2009, Volume 78, Issue 5, pp. 1029 - 1036
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Scientific Reports, ISSN 2045-2322, 06/2015, Volume 5, Issue 1, p. 10875
Melanism has long been thought to be a habitat adaptation with a fitness cost. Here we reported a homozygous melanic strain (SEM) of Spodoptera exigua (Hubner)... 
LIFE-HISTORY TRAITS | HELICOVERPA-ARMIGERA | BOMBYX-MORI | MULTIDISCIPLINARY SCIENCES | PIERIS-OCCIDENTALIS | WING MELANIN PATTERN | PEPPERED MOTH | TRADE-OFFS | SELECTION | LEPIDOPTERA | LARVAL COLOR | Pupa | Reproduction | Animals | Genetic Fitness | Spodoptera - physiology | Pigmentation | Life Cycle Stages | Mating | Pupae | Life history | Reproductive isolation | Developmental stages | Melanism | Pupation | Melanization | Fecundity | Melanin | Fitness
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Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, ISSN 0024-4066, 08/2012, Volume 106, Issue 4, pp. 737 - 748
Seasonal polyphenism in animal colour patterns indicates that temporal variation in selection pressures maintains phenotypic plasticity. Spring generation of... 
aposematism | phenotypic plasticity | camouflage | warning colours | Phenotypic plasticity | Warning colours | Aposematism | Camouflage | WING-MELANIN PATTERN | WOOD TIGER MOTH | BICYCLUS-ANYNANA | APOSEMATIC PREY | WARNING COLORATION | FEMALE CHOICE | LARVAL COLOR | EVOLUTIONARY BIOLOGY | EVOLUTION | DISRUPTIVE COLORATION | DESERT LOCUST | Protection and preservation | Birds | Butterflies
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Ecological Entomology, ISSN 0307-6946, 02/2008, Volume 33, Issue 1, pp. 37 - 44
1. Previously we established a homozygous melanic strain (JBM) with 16 black pupae spontaneously occurring within a laboratory population (JBW) of Helicoverpa... 
Mating preference | Helicoverpa armigera | Spatiotemporal patterns of pigmentation | Trade-offs | Melanism | trade-offs | ABDOMINAL PIGMENTATION | PIERIS-OCCIDENTALIS | melanism | WING MELANIN PATTERN | mating preference | ENTOMOLOGY | COLIAS BUTTERFLIES | DROSOPHILA | MELANIZATION | EVOLUTION | spatiotemporal patterns of pigmentation | COLOR | COTTON BOLLWORM | LEPIDOPTERA
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Journal of Zoology, ISSN 0952-8369, 08/2009, Volume 278, Issue 4, pp. 333 - 341
There is a high incidence of melanism among the cordylid lizards of Africa and it was suggested that melanism has a thermoregulatory function in these species.... 
Benguela Current | Cordylidae | melanism | climate | viviparity | thermoregulation | fog | Climate | Viviparity | Melanism | Thermoregulation | Fog | WING-MELANIN PATTERN | FORAGING MODES | UV-B RADIATION | REPTILIA | CAPE | ECTOTHERMS | ZOOLOGY | CLOUDS | Clouds | Reptile populations | Lizards | Biological diversity | Ocean currents
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Journal of Evolutionary Biology, ISSN 1010-061X, 03/2002, Volume 15, Issue 2, pp. 216 - 225
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Ethology, ISSN 0179-1613, 11/2010, Volume 116, Issue 11, pp. 1020 - 1026
The European map butterfly (Araschnia levana L.) is a striking example of seasonal plasticity. Individuals of the spring generation are reddish with a... 
CRYPTIC COLORATION | TITS PARUS-MAJOR | NYMPHALIDAE | ZOOLOGY | WESTERN WHITE BUTTERFLIES | WARNING COLORATION | GREAT TITS | INACHIS-IO | BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES | WING MELANIN PATTERN | AVIAN FEEDING BEHAVIOR | POLYPHENISM | Butterflies | Butterflies & moths | Substrates | Seasons
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BIOSCIENCE, ISSN 0006-3568, 10/2000, Volume 50, Issue 10, pp. 845 - 845
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Animal Behaviour, ISSN 0003-3472, 11/1998, Volume 56, Issue 5, pp. 1145 - 1154
I examined interspecific patterns of female choice for three species of mollies: the sailfin species, P. latipinna and two shortfin species, P. orri and P.... 
SENSORY EXPLOITATION | MATING-BEHAVIOR | ZOOLOGY | GEOGRAPHIC-VARIATION | POECILIA-LATIPINNA PISCES | FEMALE PREFERENCE | PIERIS-OCCIDENTALIS | ACRIS-CREPITANS | BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES | WING MELANIN PATTERN | PREEXISTING BIAS | SEXUAL SELECTION | Research | Poeciliidae | Sexual behavior | Sexual selection in animals
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