What is life history?

  • (noun): An account of the series of events making up a person's life.
    Synonyms: biography, life, life story
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on life history, life:

Common Torpedo - Biology and Ecology - Life History
... Sexual segregation occurs during the breeding season as pregnant females move into shallow coastal waters ... The common torpedo is unusual among sharks and rays in that birthing has been documented both at higher and at lower salinities than seawater, in estuaries and lagoons ...
Leptotrombidium - Life History
... The larval stage lasts for 1 to 2 weeks ... After feeding, the larvae drop to the ground and become nymphs ...
Chestnut Lamprey - Report - Abstract - Life History
... During the egg stage of the lamprey’s life, it is most vulnerable to predators that prefer to eat fish eggs ... castaneus) only mates once during its entire life and dies shortly after ...

More definitions of "life history":

  • (noun): The general progression of your working or professional life.
    Synonyms: career

Famous quotes containing the words history and/or life:

    My good friends, this is the second time in our history that there has come back from Germany to Downing Street peace with honour. I believe it is peace for our time. We thank you from the bottom of our hearts. And now I recommend you to go home and sleep quietly in your beds.
    Neville Chamberlain (1869–1940)

    The power to guess the unseen from the seen, to trace the implications of things, to judge the whole piece by the pattern, the condition of feeling life in general so completely that you are well on your way to knowing any particular corner of it—this cluster of gifts may almost be said to constitute experience.
    Henry James (1843–1916)