Mating strategies in two species of dart-poison frogs: a comparative study

@article{Summers1992MatingSI,
  title={Mating strategies in two species of dart-poison frogs: a comparative study},
  author={K. Summers},
  journal={Animal Behaviour},
  year={1992},
  volume={43},
  pages={907-919}
}
Comparative field studies of species of dart-poison frogs in the genus Dendrobates were carried out to test predictions from two hypotheses that attempt to explain female-female competition for mates in species of Dendrobates with male parental care. [...] Key Result Comparisons between species with male parental care (Dendrobates leucomelas) and female parental care (Dendrobates histrionicus) contradicted prediction of the sex role reversal hypothesis, but were consistent with predictions of the parental…Expand

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