Further Reading

Alroy J (1998) Cope's rule and the dynamics of body mass evolution in North American fossil mammals. Science 280: 731-734.

Brown JH (1995) Macroecology. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

Brown JH, Gillooly JF, Allen AP, Savage VM, and West GB (2004) Toward a metabolic theory of ecology. Ecology 85: 1771-1789.

Calder WA (1984) Size, Function and Life History. Mineola: Dover Publications.

Cope ED (1896) The Primary Factors of Organic Evolution. Chicago: Open Court Publishing.

Damuth J (1981) Population density and body size in mammals. Nature 290: 699-700.

Enquist BJ, Brown JH, and West GB (1998) Allometric scaling of plant energetics and population density. Nature 395: 163-165.

Foster JB (1964) Evolution of mammals on islands. Nature 202: 234.

Haldane JBS (1927) Possible Worlds and Other Papers. London: Chatto and Windus.

Kleiber M (1961) The Fire of Life. New York: Wiley.

Peters RH (1983) The Ecological Implications of Body Size. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Millien V, Lyons SK, Olson L, Smith FA, Wilson AB, and Yom-Tov Y (2006) Ecotypic variation in the context of global climate change: Revisiting the rules. Ecology Letters 9: 853-869.

Smith FA, Betancourt JL, and Brown JH (1995) Evolution of body size in the woodrat over the past 25 000 years of climate change. Science 270: 2012-2014.

Thompson D'Arcy W (1942) On Growth and Form. New York: Dover Publications.

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