Chapter 5 - Reproductive and maternal behavior of livestock

Chenoweth, P.J., McPherson, F.J., and Landaeta-Hernández, A.J. (2022) Chapter 5 - Reproductive and maternal behavior of livestock. In: Grandin, Temple, (ed.) Genetics and the Behavior of Domestic Animals, Third Edition. Elsevier, London, United Kingdom, pp. 183-228.

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Reproductive and maternal behaviors of major livestock species are discussed in terms of their evolutionary origins, genetic influences, and heritability, and the effects on them of domestication, artificial selection, intensification, and environmental change.

Item ID: 77671
Item Type: Book Chapter (Research - B1)
ISBN: 9780323857529
Keywords: Domestication, heritability, livestock, maternal behavior
Copyright Information: Copyright © 2022 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.
Date Deposited: 26 Apr 2023 05:18
FoR Codes: 30 AGRICULTURAL, VETERINARY AND FOOD SCIENCES > 3003 Animal production > 300305 Animal reproduction and breeding @ 100%
SEO Codes: 10 ANIMAL PRODUCTION AND ANIMAL PRIMARY PRODUCTS > 1004 Livestock raising > 100499 Livestock raising not elsewhere classified @ 100%
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