Life Tables for Natural Populations of Animals

  • Edward S. DeeveyJr.
Part of the Biomathematics book series (BIOMATHEMATICS, volume 6)


In selecting from Deevey’s extensive review, we have tried to emphasize the different types of problems that arise in working with animal populations; our most serious omission is a detailed study of barnacles that examines crowding effects and mortality. Deevey begins his article with discussions of the life table and of different general survival patterns, which we also omit.


Life Table Song Sparrow Herring Gull Pacific Halibut Song Thrush 
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