Polygyny and Sexual Selection in Red-Winged Blackbirds:

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The purpose of this book is to explain why red-winged blackbirds are polygynous and to describe the effects of this mating system on other aspects of the biology of the species. Polygyny is a mating system in which individual males form long-term mating relationships with more than one female at a time. The authors show that females choose to mate polygynously because there is little cost to sharing male parental care in this species, and because females gain protection against nest predation by nesting near other females. ...

Polygyny and Sexual Selection in Red-Winged Blackbirds 2016, Princeton University Press, New Jersey

ISBN-13: 9780691630830

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Polygyny and Sexual Selection in Red-Winged Blackbirds 2014, Princeton University Press, New Jersey

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Polygyny and Sexual Selection in Red-Winged Blackbirds: 1995, Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ

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Polygyny and Sexual Selection in Red-Winged Blackbirds: 1995, Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ

ISBN-13: 9780691036861

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