Sex ratio adjustment in relation to paternal attractiveness in a wild bird population
1996 (English)In: PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, ISSN 0027-8424, Vol. 93, no 21, 11723-11728 p.Article in journal (Other scientific) Published
When the relative fitness of sons and daughters differs, sex-allocation theory predicts that it would be adaptive for individuals to adjust their investment in different sexes of offspring. Sex ratio adjustment by females in response to the sexual attract
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NATL ACAD SCIENCES , 1996. Vol. 93, no 21, 11723-11728 p.
sexual selection; sex allocation; Ficedula albicollis; COSTLY MATE PREFERENCES; HANDICAP PRINCIPLE; SEASONAL-VARIATION; EVOLUTION; SELECTION; MAMMALS; MANIPULATION; MORTALITY; DEFENSE; FISHER
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-28259OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-28259DiVA: diva2:56155
Addresses: SWEDISH UNIV AGR SCI, UPPSALA BIOMED CTR, DEPT ANIM BREEDING & GENET, S-75124 UPPSALA, SWEDEN. UPPSALA UNIV, DEPT ZOOL, S-75236 UPPSALA, SWEDEN.2008-10-172008-10-172011-01-15