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A farewell to arms: males with regenerated claws fight harder over resources

Callander, Sophia; Bolton, Jessica; Jennions, Michael; Backwell, Patricia

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Physical strength and resource value are two key determinants of fighting success in most species. We investigated the role that resource value plays in determining fight outcome for a territory centred on a burrow in a fiddler crab, Uca annulipes. Males

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2012
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/64859
Source: Animal Behaviour
DOI: 10.1016/j.anbehav.2012.06.017

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