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Appendix A: Tables showing number of first captures and recaptures of metamorphs, males and females for the years 1989–1997 and body mass at metamorphosis, size at metamorphosis and date of metamorphosis of male and female spadefoot toads for the years 1989–1993.
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Appendix B: Tables showing model selection results for intermediate steps of the mark-recapture analysis.
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Appendix C: Description of the multi-state mark-recapture model in matrix notation.
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Appendix D: Description of the projection matrix model.
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Appendix E: Results of a simulation study exploring the effects (i.e., absolute and relative bias) of an uneven sex ratio at metamorphosis on juvenile survival, adult survival, recapture probability and probability to reproduce at an age of 1 year.
Ecological Archives E093-057-A5.