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Experimental evidence that immediate neighbors affect male attractiveness

Callander, Sophia; Hayes, Catherine; Jennions, Michael; Backwell, Patricia


If female mate choice is based on comparison of locally available mates rather than absolute, fixed criteria, a male's attractiveness might depend on the attractiveness of his immediate competitors. We use robotic models to test whether the number of fema

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Date published: 2013
Type: Journal article
Source: Behavioral Ecology
DOI: 10.1093/beheco/ars208


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