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1 March 2013 Fluctuation of Fertility with Number in a Real Insect Population and a Virtual Population
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Real fruit fly fertility increases with average consanguinity thus decreasing with population size in a pattern that is modelled successfully with a virtual population. This invites the deliberate manipulation of wild insect populations for the control of vectors of human disease.

M.L. Herbert and M.G. Lewis "Fluctuation of Fertility with Number in a Real Insect Population and a Virtual Population," African Entomology 21(1), 119-125, (1 March 2013). https://doi.org/10.4001/003.021.0113
Accepted: 12 October 2012; Published: 1 March 2013
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