How to Pick the Right One: Investigating Tradeoffs among Female Mate Choice Strategies in Treefrogs

Abstract

Two main theories of female mate choice, that females either pick the best from the n closest males (best-of-n) or the closest with some minimum quality (min-threshold), make different behavioral predictions in some cases, yet both are supported by biological data. We present a computational agent-based model that is well-suited for investigating the… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-15193-4_58

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@inproceedings{Scheutz2010HowTP, title={How to Pick the Right One: Investigating Tradeoffs among Female Mate Choice Strategies in Treefrogs}, author={Matthias Scheutz and Jack Harris and Sunny K. Boyd}, booktitle={SAB}, year={2010} }