A1 Journal article (refereed)
The price of safety : food deprivation in early life influences the efficacy of chemical defence in an aposematic moth (2019)


Burdfield-Steel, E., Brain, M., Rojas Zuluaga, B., & Mappes, J. (2019). The price of safety : food deprivation in early life influences the efficacy of chemical defence in an aposematic moth. Oikos, 128(2), 245-253. https://doi.org/10.1111/oik.05420


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All authors or editors: Burdfield-Steel, Emily; Brain, Morgan; Rojas Zuluaga, Bibiana; Mappes, Johanna

Journal or series: Oikos

ISSN: 0030-1299

eISSN: 1600-0706

Publication year: 2019

Volume: 128

Issue number: 2

Pages range: 245-253

Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd.

Publication country: United Kingdom

Publication language: English

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1111/oik.05420

Publication open access: Not open

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Publication is parallel published (JYX): https://jyx.jyu.fi/handle/123456789/62809


Keywords: warning coloration; defence mechanisms (biological phenomena); secretions; prey; Arctiidae; wood tiger; resource allocation

Free keywords: aposematism; chemical defence; life-history; predator defence; predator–prey interactions


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Reporting Year: 2019

JUFO rating: 2


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