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    • [Pre-print] Sex- and context-specific associations between personality and a measure of fitness but no link with life history traits 

      Haines, Jessica A.; Nason, Sarah E.; Skurdal, Alyshia M.M.; Bourchier, Tenal; Boutin, Stan; Taylor, Ryan W.; McAdam, Andrew G.; Lane, Jeffrey E.; Kelley, Amanda D.; Humphries, Murray M.; Gorrell, Jamieson C.; Dantzer, Ben; Coltman, David W.; Hämäläinen, Anni (Elsevier, 2020-07-23)
      The pace-of-life syndrome hypothesis posits that personality traits (i.e. consistent individual differences in behaviour) are linked to life history and fitness. Specifically, fast-paced individuals are predicted to be ...
    • Sexually selected infanticide by male red squirrels in advance of a mast year 

      Haines, Jessica A.; Coltman, David W.; Dantzer, Ben; Gorrell, Jamieson C.; Humphries, Murray M.; Lane, Jeffrey E.; McAdam, Andrew G.; Boutin, Stan (Ecological Society of America, 2018-05)
      North American red squirrels (Tamiasciurus hudsonicus) anticipate when white spruce (Picea glauca), their primary food source, will produce large amounts of cones in infrequent and irregular mast years (Boutin et al. 2006). ...