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Penis size interacts with body shape and height to influence male attractiveness

Mautz, Brian; Wong, Bob B M; Peters, Richard; Jennions, Michael

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Compelling evidence from many animal taxa indicates that male genitalia are often under postcopulatory sexual selection for characteristics that increase a male's relative fertilization success. There could, however, also be direct precopulatory female ma

dc.contributor.authorMautz, Brian
dc.contributor.authorWong, Bob B M
dc.contributor.authorPeters, Richard
dc.contributor.authorJennions, Michael
dc.date.accessioned2015-12-13T22:23:08Z
dc.identifier.issn0027-8424
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1885/72611
dc.description.abstractCompelling evidence from many animal taxa indicates that male genitalia are often under postcopulatory sexual selection for characteristics that increase a male's relative fertilization success. There could, however, also be direct precopulatory female ma
dc.publisherNational Academy of Sciences (USA)
dc.rightsAuthor/s retain copyright
dc.sourcePNAS - Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America
dc.subjectKeywords: adult; article; body build; body height; body mass; clothing; evolution; female; hormonal contraception; human; latent period; male genital tract parameters; masculinity; mate choice; menstrual cycle; organ size; penis size; physical attractiveness; prior Genital evolution; Multiple cues; Multivariate attractiveness
dc.titlePenis size interacts with body shape and height to influence male attractiveness
dc.typeJournal article
local.description.notesImported from ARIES
local.identifier.citationvolume110
dc.date.issued2013
local.identifier.absfor060304 - Ethology and Sociobiology
local.identifier.ariespublicationf5625xPUB3335
local.type.statusPublished Version
local.contributor.affiliationMautz, Brian, College of Medicine, Biology and Environment, ANU
local.contributor.affiliationWong, Bob B M, Monash University
local.contributor.affiliationPeters, Richard, La Trobe University
local.contributor.affiliationJennions, Michael, College of Medicine, Biology and Environment, ANU
local.bibliographicCitation.issue17
local.bibliographicCitation.startpage6925
local.bibliographicCitation.lastpage6930
local.identifier.doi10.1073/pnas.1219361110
local.identifier.absseo970106 - Expanding Knowledge in the Biological Sciences
dc.date.updated2016-02-24T09:09:28Z
local.identifier.scopusID2-s2.0-84876886257
local.identifier.thomsonID000318677300071
dcterms.accessRightsOpen Access
CollectionsANU Research Publications

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