Functions for estimation and inference of selection in age-structured populations


This R package estimates directional and fluctuating selection in age-structured populations and provides methods for statistical inference using the procedures developed by Engen et al. 2012. Also compatible with data without age-structure.


Package: lmf
Type: Package
Version: 1.2
Date: 2013-10-31
License: GPL-2
LazyLoad: yes


Thomas Kvalnes, Centre for Biodiversity Dynamics, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, N-7491 Trondheim, Norway

Maintainer: Thomas Kvalnes <>


Engen, S., Saether, B.-E., Kvalnes, T. and Jensen, H. 2012. Estimating fluctuating selection in age-structured populations. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 25, 1487-1499.

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