Endocrinology of Tropical Seabirds : ex-Specific Patterns in LH , Steroids , and Prolactin ecretion in Relation to Parental Care

@inproceedings{Lorme2000EndocrinologyOT,
  title={Endocrinology of Tropical Seabirds : ex-Specific Patterns in LH , Steroids , and Prolactin ecretion in Relation to Parental Care},
  author={. Lorm{\'e}e and Pierre Jouventin and A Leguen De Lacroix and Jo{\"e}lle Lallemand and Olivier Chastel},
  year={2000}
}
r fi t p a g s s s i n 1 c a lasma levels of luteinizing hormone, prolactin, testosterne, and progesterone were measured throughout breedng in masked boobies, red-footed boobies, and red-tailed ropicbirds at Europa and Tromelin Islands (Indian cean). LH secretion showed a dampened pattern in the hree species, particularly in tropicbirds. Such specific ifferences may be related to the less elaborate courtship isplays in tropicbirds. Testosterone levels were very ow throughout breeding in all… CONTINUE READING

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