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Allopreening in the Black-browed Albatross (Thalassarchemelanophris): an exploration of patterns and possible functions

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The functions of display between breeding pairs of animals have been given little attention outside of sexual selection. Yet evidence suggests that display between partners is in fact most commonly observed following mate choice, and is often just as elaborate. In many bird species, allopreening, when one member of a pair preens the other, is a major component of display both pre- and post-pair formation. Despite this, there has been little investigation into its functions. Explanations that ...

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10.1111/ibi.12960

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Zoology
Role:
Author
Publisher:
Wiley
Journal:
Ibis More from this journal
Volume:
163
Issue:
4
Pages:
1175-1188
Publication date:
2021-05-04
Acceptance date:
2021-04-11
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EISSN:
1474-919X
ISSN:
0019-1019
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1173226
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pubs:1173226
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2021-04-24

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