EARTH SCIENCE > BIOSPHERE > ECOLOGICAL DYNAMICS > SPECIES/POPULATION INTERACTIONS > NATURAL SELECTION
Selection, or natural selection, is a nonrandom reproduction of genotypes
that results in the survival of those best adapted to their environment
and elimination of those less well adapted. Selection leads to
Hickman, C. and L. Roberts. 1995. Animal Diversity. William C. Brown
Publishers. Dubuque, Iowa.