Dispersal, Eviction, and Conflict in Meerkats (Suricata suricatta): An Evolutionarily Stable Strategy Model

P. A. Stephens, A. F. Russell, A. J. Young, W. J. Sutherland, T. H. Clutton‐Brock
2005 American Naturalist  
2005) 'Dispersal, eviction, and conict in meerkats (suricata suricatta) : an evolutionarily stable strategy model.', American naturalist., 165 (1). pp. 120-135. Further information on publisher's website: http://dx.The full-text may be used and/or reproduced, and given to third parties in any format or medium, without prior permission or charge, for personal research or study, educational, or not-for-prot purposes provided that: • a full bibliographic reference is made to the original source •
more » ... original source • a link is made to the metadata record in DRO • the full-text is not changed in any way The full-text must not be sold in any format or medium without the formal permission of the copyright holders. Please consult the full DRO policy for further details. subordinate female meerkats, and eviction is the most likely result of these conflicts. Our model is computationally intensive but provides a general framework for incorporating future changes in the size of multimember cooperative breeding groups.
doi:10.1086/426597 pmid:15729644 fatcat:ayzfvc25hfc4donp5q3na33cpu