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Flirty plants: searching for signs of picky, competitive mating in a whole other kingdom. Milius, Susan Dec 3, 2011 2698
Isolating, amplifying and quantifying sperm DNA in Anastrepha suspensa (diptera: tephritidae). Fritz, Ann H.; Dhakal, Preeti; Fritz, Gary N.; Kirby, Laura A. Report Mar 1, 2010 5356
Better singers could have evolved on harsh side of the climate tracks: bird survey links variable environment and elaborate songs. Milius, Susan Jun 20, 2009 423
Mate choice and sexual conflict in the size dimorphic water spider Argyroneta Aquatica (Araneae, Argyronetidae). Schutz, Dolores; Taborsky, Michael Sep 1, 2005 5656
Allometry of genitalia and fighting structures in Linyphia Triangularis (Araneae, Linyphiidae). Funke, Sebastian; Huber, Bernhard A. Sep 1, 2005 1276
Female pipefish face toughest odds. (Biology). Brief Article Jan 19, 2002 257
Must Signals Handicap? (Monist). Brief Article Mar 1, 2001 144
Sexual conflict pushes species making. Milius, S. Brief Article Sep 16, 2000 444
Nuptial gifts, resource budgets, and reproductive output in a polyandrous butterfly. Karlsson, Bengt Dec 1, 1998 6990
Does Bateman's principle apply to broadcast-spawning organisms? Egg traits influence in situ fertilization rates among congeneric sea urchins. Levitan, Don Aug 1, 1998 9351
Cryptic female choice: criteria for establishing female sperm choice. Birkhead, T.R. Aug 1, 1998 6556
A phylogenetic perspective on the evolution of sexual dichromatism in tanagers (thraupidae): the role of female versus male plumage. Burns, Kevin J. Aug 1, 1998 4154
Speciation and feather ornamentation in birds. Moller, A.P.; Cuervo, J.J. Jun 1, 1998 7338
Heritabilities of dominance-related traits in male bank voles (Clethrionomys glareolus). Horne, Taina J.; Ylonen, Hannu Jun 1, 1998 5061
Stabilizing selection and variance in fig wasp sex ratios. West, S.A.; Herre, E.A. Apr 1, 1998 7320
Interaction-independent sexual selection and the mechanisms of sexual selection. Murphy, Christopher G. Feb 1, 1998 9369
Disentangling the effects of mating propensity and mating choice in Drosophila. Casares, Pelayo; Carracedo, Maria C.; Rio, Beatriz del; Pineiro, Rafael; Garcia-Florez, Lucia; Barro Feb 1, 1998 5565
Reinforcement of stickleback mate preferences: sympatry breeds contempt. Rundle, Howard D.; Schluter, Dolph Feb 1, 1998 7831
Body size, natural selection, and speciation in sticklebacks. Nagel, Laura; Schluter, Dolph Feb 1, 1998 8427
Behavioral dynamics that would lead to multiple paternity within egg capsules of the squid Loligo pealei. Hanlon, Roger T.; Maxwell, Michael R.; Shashar, Nadav Oct 1, 1997 1488
Size-dependent asymmetry: fluctuating asymmetry versus antisymmetry and its relevance to condition-dependent signaling. Rowe, Locke; Repasky, Richard R.; Palmer, Richard Oct 1, 1997 5744
Mate choice in the sailfin molly, Poecilia latipinna. Ptacek, Margaret B.; Travis, Joseph Aug 1, 1997 11029
Origin and maintenance of a female mating preference. Marler, Catherine A.; Ryan, Michael J. Aug 1, 1997 4045
Choreography of the squid's "nuptial dance." Sauer, Warwick H.H.; Roberts, Mike J.; Lipinski, Marek R.; Smale, Malcolm J.; Hanlon, Roger T.; Webb Apr 1, 1997 2325
Female choice for an indicator of male size in the song of the black-horned tree cricket, Oecanthus nigricornis (Orthoptera: Gryllidae: Oecanthinae). Brown, William D.; Wideman, Julie; Andrade, Maydianne C.B.; Mason, Andrew C.; Gwynne, Darryl T. Dec 1, 1996 8195
A test for sexual selection on hybrids of two sympatric sticklebacks. Hatfield, Todd; Schluter, Dolph Dec 1, 1996 4253
Allozyme and advertisement call variation in the tungara frog, Physalaemus pustulosus. Ryan, Michael J.; Rand, A. Stanley; Weigt, Lee A. Dec 1, 1996 7765
Sexual dichromatism in birds: importance of nest predation and nest location for females versus males. Martin, Thomas E.; Badyaev, Alexander V. Dec 1, 1996 3928
Cultural inheritance of song and its role in the evolution of Darwin's finches. Grant, B. Rosemary; Grant, Peter R. Dec 1, 1996 11168
Sexual selection operating in a wild population of Drosophila robusta. Etges, William J. Oct 1, 1996 4583
Evolutionary games that squids play: fighting, courting, sneaking, and mating behaviors used for sexual selection in Loligo pealei. Hanlon, Roger T. Oct 1, 1996 753
Sexual selection and survival selection on wing coloration and body size in the rubyspot damselfly Hetaerina americana. Grether, Gregory F. Oct 1, 1996 8549
Intrasexual competition alone favors a sexually dimorphic ornament in the rubyspot damselfly Hetaerina americana. Grether, Gregory F. Oct 1, 1996 7237
Body size and harem size in male red-winged blackbirds: manipulating selection with sex-specific feeders. Rohwer, Sievert; Langston, Nancy; Gori, Dave Oct 1, 1996 12629
The evolution of asymmetry in sexual isolation: a model and a test case. Arnold, Stevan J.; Verrell, Paul A.; Tilley, Stephen G. Jun 1, 1996 7515
Disease, endocrine-immune interactions, and sexual selection. Zuk, Marlene Jun 1, 1996 3752
Mode of sexual selection determined by resource abundance in two sand goby populations. Forsgren, Elisabet; Kvarnemo, Charlotta; Lindstrom, Kai Apr 1, 1996 6097
Intrasexual selection constrains the evolution of the dorsal color pattern of male black swallowtail butterflies, Papilio polyxenes. Lederhouse, Robert C.; Scriber, J. Mark Apr 1, 1996 5174
Sexual selection, viability selection, and developmental stability in the domestic fly Musca domestica. Moller, Anders Pape Apr 1, 1996 6322
Measuring the effects of pairing success, extra-pair copulations and mate quality on the opportunity for sexual selection. Webster, Michael S.; Pruett-Jones, Stephen; Westneat, David F.; Arnold, Stevan J. Dec 1, 1995 7583
Incipient reproductive isolation between two sympatric morphs of the intertidal snail Littorina saxatilis. Johannesson, Kerstin; Rolan-Alvarez, Emilio; Ekendahl, Anette Dec 1, 1995 7815
The differential-allocation hypothesis: does the evidence support it? Witte, Klaudia Dec 1, 1995 1237
Differential allocation and sexual ornamentation. Moller, A.P.; Lope, F. de Dec 1, 1995 1317
Intersexual selection in the Mediterranean fruit fly: does female choice enhance fitness? Whittier, Timothy S.; Kaneshiro, Kenneth Y. Oct 1, 1995 5850
Effect of ectoparasitic mites on sexual selection in a sonoran desert fruit fly. Polak, Michal; Markow, Therese A. Aug 1, 1995 7176
Clinal variation in male-to-male antagonism and weaponry in subsocial mite. Saito, Yutaka Jun 1, 1995 2744
Geographic variation in female preferences for male traits in Poecilia reticulata. Endler, John A.; Houde, Anne E. Jun 1, 1995 9426
The evolutionary genetics of male life-history characters in Drosophila melanogaster. Hughes, Kimberly A. Jun 1, 1995 13152
The evolution of fitness. Burt, Austin Feb 1, 1995 6421
Not simply symmetry: does it really matter if the right ear is bigger than the left? Pennisi, Elizabeth Cover Story Jan 21, 1995 1978
Sexual selection and survival in North American waterfowl. Promislow, Daniel; Montgomerie, Robert; Martin, Thomas E. Dec 1, 1994 3355
The evolution of plumage brightness in birds is related to extrapair paternity. Moller, A.P.; Birkhead, T.R. Aug 1, 1994 6131
Sexual selection in American toads: a test of a good-genes hypothesis. Howard, Richard D.; Whiteman, Howard H.; Schueller, Teresa I. Aug 1, 1994 9435
Costs of reproduction influence the evolution of sexual size dimorphism in snakes. Madsen, Thomas; Shine, Richard Aug 1, 1994 5406
Breeding competition in a Pacific salmon (Coho: Oncorhynchus kisutch): measures of natural and sexual selection. Fleming, Ian A.; Gross, Mart R. Jun 1, 1994 10837
Patterns of fluctuating asymmetry and selection against asymmetry. Moller, Anders Pape Jun 1, 1994 7446
Sexual size dimorphism and egg-size allometry in birds. Weatherhead, Patrick J.; Teather, Kevin L. Jun 1, 1994 4202
Mating pattern and fitness-component analysis associated with inversion polymorphism in a natural population of Drosophila buzzatii. Barbadilla, Antonio; Ruiz, Alfredo; Santos, Mauro; Fontdevila, Antonio Jun 1, 1994 7172
The evolution of mate preferences for multiple sexual ornaments. Iwasa, Yoh; Pomiankowski, Andrew Jun 1, 1994 7705
Genetic variation for female mate discrimination in Drosophila melanogaster. Scott, David Feb 1, 1994 6265
Female reproductive effort depends on the degree of ornamentation of their mates. de Lope, F.; Moller, A.P. Aug 1, 1993 5589
Spermatophore size in bushcrickets: comparative evidence for nuptial gifts as a sperm protection device. Wedell, Nina Aug 1, 1993 5665
Criteria of female mate choice in Drosophila littoralis, D. montana, and D. ezoana. Hoikkala, Anneli; Aspi, Jouni Jun 1, 1993 4859
Sexual selection in the barn swallow Hirundo rustica. III. Female tail ornaments. Moller, Anders Pape Apr 1, 1993 7704
Species recognition and sexual selection as a unitary problem in animal communication. Ryan, Michael J.; Rand, A. Stanley Apr 1, 1993 4750
Sexual selection for increased male courtship and acoustic signals and against large male size at sharp-tailed grouse leks. Gratson, Michael W. Apr 1, 1993 4296
New twist in the tale of long tails. Brief Article Mar 6, 1993 134
Beauty in the eye of the neural networks. Pennisi, Elizabeth Feb 6, 1993 724
A product of discriminative learning may lead to female preferences for elaborate males. Weary, D.M.; Guilford, T.C.; Weisman, R.G. Feb 1, 1993 2383

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