Male mate choice by the lizard Anolis carolinensis: a preference for novel females

@article{Orrell2002MaleMC,
  title={Male mate choice by the lizard Anolis carolinensis: a preference for novel females},
  author={Kimberly S. Orrell and Thomas A. Jenssen},
  journal={Animal Behaviour},
  year={2002},
  volume={63},
  pages={1091-1102}
}
Laboratory and field manipulations tested whether male Anolis carolinensis lizards and discriminate preference for novel females over resident females. In 16 laboratory trials, we videotaped social interactions between paired males and females during baseline session (male and resident female housed together 1–3 weeks), resident-female session (male and reintroduced resident female), and novel-female session (male and novel female with resident female removed). We examined 22 behavioural… CONTINUE READING

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