The evolution of maternal care in Pinnipeds: new findings raise questions about the evolution of maternal feeding strategies

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Date: Oct. 1996
From: BioScience(Vol. 46, Issue 9)
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Document Type: Cover story
Length: 7,518 words

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Pinnipeds include seals, sea lions and walruses, all of which seem to have evolved from a common ancestor. The evolution of parental behavior in Pinnipeds, particularly maternal strategies, are discussed.

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Gale Document Number: GALE|A18826500