Male-male competition and female choice in brown trout
1999 (English)In: ANIMAL BEHAVIOUR, ISSN 0003-3472, Vol. 57, 777-783 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
In some salmonid species, the females have been assumed to choose their mates on the size of the male's adipose fin. This hypothesis was tested in a stream water aquarium, in which 19 brown trout, Salmo trutta, females were allowed to choose between two m
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
ACADEMIC PRESS LTD , 1999. Vol. 57, 777-783 p.
SALMON SALMO-SALAR; ATLANTIC SALMON; PACIFIC SALMON; RAINBOW-TROUT; LIFE-HISTORY; MATE CHOICE; 5 ANDROGENS; GOOD GENES; SEA-TROUT; EVOLUTION
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-83169OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-83169DiVA: diva2:111076
Addresses: Petersson E, Natl Board Fisheries, Lab Stream Water Ecol, Fishery Res Stn, S-81494 Alvkarleby, Sweden. Natl Board Fisheries, Lab Stream Water Ecol, Fishery Res Stn, S-81494 Alvkarleby, Sweden. Univ Uppsala, Dept Zool, S-75122 Uppsala, Sweden. N2008-10-172008-10-172011-01-14