Evaluating female remating rates in light of spermatophore degradation in Heliconius butterflies: pupal‐mating monandry versus adult‐mating polyandry

@article{Walters2012EvaluatingFR,
  title={Evaluating female remating rates in light of spermatophore degradation in Heliconius butterflies: pupal‐mating monandry versus adult‐mating polyandry},
  author={James R. Walters and Christine Stafford and Thomas J. Hardcastle and Chris D. Jiggins},
  journal={Ecological Entomology},
  year={2012},
  volume={37}
}
1. Butterflies are frequently used in comparative studies of sexual selection because of their diverse mating systems. In Heliconius, the two major clades in the genus are characterised by contrasting pupal‐mating and adult‐mating strategies. Adult‐mating females are considered to be promiscuous whereas pupal‐mating females are thought to be monandrous. 

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