Mate selection, consortship formation, and reproductive tactics in adult female savanna baboons


Mate selection is a proximate mechanism influencing the probability that two individuals will engage in reproductive activity. The degree to which mate selection by female savanna baboons (Papio cynocephalus anubis) affects consortship formation and the characteristics of males that they prefer to mate with were analyzed based upon a 19-month study in Kenya… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF02381935


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