Fitness and Population Genetics

Theoretical Ecology: BIOL765
Department of Biological Sciences
University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, 29208

Readings:

Fisher, RA. 1958. The fundamental theorem of natural selection. In: The Genetical Theory of Natural Selection. Dover, NY.

McGraw, JB & H Caswell. 1996. Estimation of individual fitness from life history data. American Naturalist 147:47-64.

Maple worksheet - derivation of reproductive value