Female sexual behavior displayed by androgenized female rhesus macaques

@article{Phoenix1983FemaleSB,
  title={Female sexual behavior displayed by androgenized female rhesus macaques},
  author={Charles H. Phoenix and Jens N. Jensen and Kathleen C. Chambers},
  journal={Hormones and Behavior},
  year={1983},
  volume={17},
  pages={146-151}
}
Adult, prenatally androgenized female rhesus macaques (female pseudohermaphrodites) that had been ovariectomized were treated with estradiol benzoate (20 micrograms/day) and paired with males at weekly intervals for 4 weeks beginning on Day 12 of injection. Their sexual behavior was compared to that of a control group of females. The sexual behavior of the males toward the two groups of genetic females (control females with normal female genitalia and hermaphrodites with well-formed male… CONTINUE READING