Postnatal nutrition influences male attractiveness and promotes plasticity in male mating preferences
Noguera, José C
Metcalfe, Neil B.
- Publisher: Springer
mesheuropmc: behavior and behavior mechanisms
Poor early-life nutrition could reduce adult reproductive success by negatively affecting traits linked to sexual attractiveness such as song complexity. If so, this might favor strategic mate choice, allowing males with less complex songs to tailor their mating tactics...