More Secluded Places for Extra-Pair Copulations in the Great Grey Shrike Lanius excubitor

Extra-pair copulations (EPCs) are prominent features of avian mating systems. EPCs can be costly for both sexes, especially if extra-pair encounters are discovered by a social partner. The threat of extra-pair fertilization of the social partner could potentially result in physical punishment, reduc...

Full description

Bibliographic Details
Published in:Behaviour, Vol. 144, No. 1 (2007), p. 23-31
Main Author: Tryjanowski, Piotr
Other Involved Persons: Antczak, Marcin
Format: electronic Article
Item Description:Copyright: Copyright 2007 Koninklijke Brill NV
Physical Description:Online-Ressource
QR Code: Show QR Code