• Mojave desert tortoise (Gopherus agassizii) thermal ecology and reproductive success along a rainfall cline 

      Sieg, A.E.; Gambone, M.M.; Wallace, B.P.; Clusella-Trullas, S.; Spotila, J.R.; Avery, H.W. (International Society of Zoological Sciences, Institute of Zoology/Chinese Academy of Sciences and Wiley Publishing Asia Pty Ltd, 2015-05)
      Desert resource environments (e.g. microclimates, food) are tied to limited, highly localized rainfall regimes which generate microgeographic variation in the life histories of inhabitants. Typically, enhanced growth rates, ...