Competition for females on leks when male competitive abilities differ: empirical test of a model
1998 (English)In: BEHAVIORAL ECOLOGY, ISSN 1045-2249, Vol. 9, no 5, 427-431 p.Article in journal (Other scientific) Published
Leks are mating arenas visited by females seeking copulations and can be thought of as patches differing in female encounter rate. Recently, the ideal free distribution model of unequal competitors with interference has been applied to explain male distri
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OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC , 1998. Vol. 9, no 5, 427-431 p.
ideal free distribution; lek; Philomachus pugnax; ruff; LARGER LEKS; EVOLUTION; HOTSPOTS; LEKKING; SIZE
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-83226OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-83226DiVA: diva2:111133
Addresses: Widemo F, Uppsala Univ, Dept Zool, Sect Anim Ecol, Villav 9, S-75236 Uppsala, Sweden. Uppsala Univ, Dept Zool, Sect Anim Ecol, S-75236 Uppsala, Sweden.2008-10-172008-10-172011-01-14