Species divergence and seasonal succession in rates of mate desertion in closely related Neotropical cichlid fishes

Topi Lehtonen, Bob Wong, Kai Lindstrom, Axel Meyer

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Across animal taxa, exclusive female offspring care has evolved repeatedly from biparental care, suggesting that the latter becomes evolutionarily unstable under certain conditions.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)607 - 612
Number of pages6
JournalBehavioral Ecology and Sociobiology
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 2011

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