Differential lipid biosynthesis underlies a tradeoff between reproduction and flight capability in a wing-polymorphic cricket
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Zera, Anthony J.
- Publisher: National Academy of Sciences
The biochemical basis of life-history tradeoffs is a poorly studied aspect of life-history evolution. We used radiotracer and endocrine approaches to investigate the extent to which morphs of a wing-polymorphic insect differ in the biosynthesis of lipid classes importan...