Sperm competition after sequential mating in the ringed turtle-dove

M. E. Sims, G. F. Ball, M. F. Cheng

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Female Streptopelia risoria which ovulate within 2 days of encountering the 2nd male, lay eggs fathered by the 1st male, but subsequent eggs are fathered by the 2nd male if he was able to copulate with the female. -from Authors

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)112-116
Number of pages5
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1 1987

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
  • Animal Science and Zoology


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