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Research Article

Ovulation Order Mediates a Trade-Off between Pre-Hatching and Post-Hatching Viability in an Altricial Bird

  • Keith W. Sockman mail

    To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: kws@unc.edu

    Affiliation: Department of Biology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America

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  • Published: March 12, 2008
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0001785

About the Author

Keith W. Sockman
Department of Biology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America

Corresponding Author

Email: kws@unc.edu

Competing Interests

The author has declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: KS. Performed the experiments: KS. Analyzed the data: KS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: KS. Wrote the paper: KS.