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Promiscuity : an evolutionary history of sperm competition

Author: T R Birkhead
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass : Harvard University Press, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Birkhead reveals a world in which males and females vie with each other as they strive to maximize their reproductive success. Color illustrations.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: T R Birkhead
ISBN: 9780674006669 0674006666
OCLC Number: 847465701
Target Audience: Undergraduate.
Description: 296 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: T. Birkhead.

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[A] fascinating story of a revolution in evolutionary biology. Until recently, biologists and cigar-toting males who haunt singles bars would have agreed that the reproductive act is what it's about. Read more...

 
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