Sexual Selection and Mate Choice

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Sexual Selection and Mate Choice Mate Choice by Females – Shows a genetic basis for female choosiness
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1/31/11 Male Competition for Mates Agonistic behavior – ritualized contests that determines which competitor gains access to a resource Usually without physical harm
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Inclusive Fitness and Altruism Many behaviors are selfish (which means they benefit one organism at the expense
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This note was uploaded on 01/30/2011 for the course BIOL 001 taught by Professor Nathan during the Spring '10 term at George Mason.

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