Why do male birds not discriminate between their own and extra-pair offspring?
1996 (English)In: ANIMAL BEHAVIOUR, ISSN 0003-3472, Vol. 51, 1165-1173 p.Article in journal (Other scientific) Published
A number of recent models of optimal paternal investment predict that males should alter their investment in offspring in response to changes in paternity or certainty of paternity. One way in which it has been suggested that male birds might do this woul
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
ACADEMIC PRESS LTD , 1996. Vol. 51, 1165-1173 p.
MALE PARENTAL CARE; MAJOR HISTOCOMPATIBILITY COMPLEX; BROOD-MANIPULATION EXPERIMENTS; DUNNOCKS PRUNELLA-MODULARIS; TITS PARUS-CAERULEUS; KIN RECOGNITION; BLUE TITS; TREE SWALLOWS; PIED FLYCATCHERS; PATERNAL CARE
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