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Promiscuity, paternity and personality in the great tit.

Abstract:

Understanding causes of variation in promiscuity within populations remain a major challenge. While most studies have focused on quantifying fitness costs and benefits of promiscuous behaviour, an alternative possibility--that variation in promiscuity within populations is maintained because of linkage with other traits-has received little attention. Here, we examine whether promiscuity in male and female great tits (Parus major)--quantified as extra-pair paternity (EPP) within and between ne...

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10.1098/rspb.2011.1820

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Zoology
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Author
Journal:
Proceedings. Biological sciences / The Royal Society More from this journal
Volume:
279
Issue:
1734
Pages:
1724-1730
Publication date:
2012-05-01
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EISSN:
1471-2954
ISSN:
0962-8452
Language:
English
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pubs:216107
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uuid:6162fd2f-90f5-4176-8e8d-584bf8fb37d8
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pubs:216107
Source identifiers:
216107
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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