AN AGENT-BASED APPROACH TO MODELING MAMMALIAN EVOLUTION: HOW RESOURCE DISTRIBUTION AND PREDATION AFFECT BODY SIZE

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ANNE KANDLER; JEROEN B. SMAERS;
(2012)
  • Journal: Advances in Complex Systems,volume 15,issue 1,pages1,150,014-1
  • Subject: Agent-based modeling, mammalian evolution, power laws

Macro-evolutionary investigations into cross-scale patterns of body size variation have put many of the pieces of the evolutionary body size puzzle in place. To further tackle micro- and meso-scale process-based reasons underlying changes in body size, researchers compa... View more
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