Multiple Paternity in the Common Five-lined Skink (Plestiodon fasciatus)

@inproceedings{Bateson2011MultiplePI,
  title={Multiple Paternity in the Common Five-lined Skink (Plestiodon fasciatus)},
  author={Zachary W. Bateson and John D. Krenz and Robert E. Sorensen},
  year={2011}
}
Abstract Multiple mating and sperm storage can influence reproductive strategies of males and females. Male reproductive success is often limited by the ability to acquire mates; therefore, males have evolved strategies to mate with multiple females. In contrast, the number of offspring a female produces is generally not limited by the quantity of sexual partners; thus, selection for multiple matings is expected to be weaker than in males. Evidence of polyandry and sperm storage is widespread… 
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