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Male reproductive senescence causes potential for sexual conflict over mating.

Abstract:

The realization that senescence, age-dependent declines in survival and reproductive performance, pervades natural populations has brought its evolutionary significance into sharper focus. However, reproductive senescence remains poorly understood because it is difficult to separate male and female mechanisms underpinning reproductive success. We experimentally investigated male reproductive senescence in feral fowl, Gallus gallus domesticus, where socially dominant males monopolize access to...

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10.1016/j.cub.2010.04.059

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Journal:
Current biology : CB More from this journal
Volume:
20
Issue:
13
Pages:
1192-1196
Publication date:
2010-07-01
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EISSN:
1879-0445
ISSN:
0960-9822
Language:
English
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pubs:209690
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uuid:04f7bc7b-4c5a-415f-a348-8de136c5ecf9
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209690
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2012-12-19

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