A cry for help: female distress calling during copulation is context dependent

@article{Lvlie2014ACF,
  title={A cry for help: female distress calling during copulation is context dependent},
  author={Hanne L{\o}vlie and Josefina Zidar and Christina Berneheim},
  journal={Animal Behaviour},
  year={2014},
  volume={92},
  pages={151-157}
}
Owing to selection for increased mating propensity, males often expose females to sexual harassment. Consequently, females may evolve counterstrategies to retain control of mating. Females can do this directly by resisting copulations, or indirectly by manipulating other males to intervene and prevent the copulation. Uttering copulation calls may be one indirect method for females to trigger male intervention. Copulation calls are commonly observed in mammals, primarily in primates, and also in… Expand

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