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Fig. 1: Ontogenetic brain–body allometry in eight species of vertebrates and their adult body mass.
Fig. 2: The static allometric slope of 24 species of birds based on tarsus length.

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Tsuboi, M., van der Bijl, W., Kopperud, B.T. et al. Reply to: Comparisons of static brain–body allometries across vertebrates must distinguish between indeterminate and determinate growth. Nat Ecol Evol 3, 1405–1406 (2019). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41559-019-0986-z

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