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Strategy selection under conspecific brood parasitism: an integrative modeling approach

Jaatinen, Kim; Lehtonen, Jussi; Kokko, Hanna

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Conspecific brood parasitism (CBP), where females lay eggs in nests of conspecifics, is taxonomically widespread. Following recent calls to consider CBP in a more integrative manner, we explore breeding strategies related to CBP by using a model of competing strategies that incorporates variation in individual quality, relatedness, recognition of own versus parasite-laid eggs, as well as the costs of egg laying and postlaying care. Our model creates 5 main conclusions. First, variation in...[Show more]

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Date published: 2011
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/68564
Source: Behavioral Ecology
DOI: 10.1093/beheco/arq162

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