Pre- and post-insemination episodes of sexual selection in the fowl, Gallus g. domesticus

@article{Pizzari2002PreAP,
  title={Pre- and post-insemination episodes of sexual selection in the fowl, Gallus g. domesticus},
  author={Tom Pizzari and David P. Froman and Timothy R. Birkhead},
  journal={Heredity},
  year={2002},
  volume={88},
  pages={112-116}
}
Although much attention has been recently directed to sexual selection arising after insemination from sexual promiscuity, little is known about the mechanisms determining reproductive success after insemination, and the way these mechanisms interact with each other and with selective mechanisms occurring before insemination: mate choice and mate acquisition. Here, we briefly review the findings of an on-going study investigating the mechanisms generating variation in reproductive success at… CONTINUE READING