Sexually dimorphic immune response in the harem polygynous Wellington tree weta Hemideina crassidens
Adult males are often less immunocompetent than females. One explanation for this is that intense sexual selection causes males to trade-off investment in immunity with traits that increase mating success. This hypothesis is tested in the Wellington tree
|Collections||ANU Research Publications|
|01_Kelly_Sexually_dimorphic_immune_2009.pdf||121.64 kB||Adobe PDF||Request a copy|
Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.