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Who to include in measures of sexual selection is no trivial matter

Klug, Hope; Lindstrom, Kai; Kokko, Hanna

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In many animals acquiring limited reproductive opportunities involves competition for resources, mates and opposite-sex gametes. There is ambiguity in which competitive steps are included in measures of sexual selection: individuals who fail to obtain resources necessary for reproduction are often excluded. We illustrate the implications of variation in who is included in measures of selection. We quantified selection on male length and the opportunity for selection associated with nest...[Show more]

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Date published: 2010
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/61812
Source: Ecology Letters
DOI: 10.1111/j.1461-0248.2010.01495.x

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