Biology

Life History Strategies and Behaviors

The study of how species allocate their available resources among the basic life processes of reproduction, growth, and maintenance.

Academics

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Mark Ohman
Distinguished Professor
Colleen Petrik
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Greg Rouse and wallaby
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Associate Researcher
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Centers, Labs, and Programs

We work to better understand parasites and parasitism, and to use them to enhance general ecological, evolutionary, and behavioral science.

Biology News

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Parasites Associated with Eating Fish Showing Up in Southern California Fishing Locales

Snail that hosts potentially dangerous flatworms found to be widesprea...