Dominant female meerkats do not use aggression to elevate work rates of helpers in response to increased brood demand

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0003-3472 2012 The Association for the Study of A doi:10.1016/j.anbehav.2011.12.032 In cooperatively breeding animals, in which nonbreeding subordinates assist in rearing offspring born to dominants, breeders and helpers may be in conflict over their respective contributions to offspring care and selection may favour breeders that use aggression to elevate… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.anbehav.2011.12.032

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