Male mate choice and female response in relation to mating status and time since mating

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Douglass H. Morse;
  • Journal: Behavioral Ecology,volume 21,issue 2,pages250-256
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1093/beheco/arp183
  • Subject:
    mesheuropmc: reproductive and urinary physiology

Models of sperm allocation predict that male mating behavior will vary with a female's reproductive condition and with information about her present and likely future status available to a male. Tests across a wide taxonomic range have shown that males allocate more spe... View more
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