Sexual Exhaustion and Recovery in the Male Rat*

@article{Beach1956SexualEA,
  title={Sexual Exhaustion and Recovery in the Male Rat*},
  author={F. A. Beach and L. Jordan},
  journal={Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology},
  year={1956},
  volume={8},
  pages={121 - 133}
}
  • F. A. Beach, L. Jordan
  • Published 1956
  • Psychology
  • Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology
  • Twelve male rats were left with receptive females and allowed to copulate and ejaculate until they reached a criterion of “sexual exhaustion” They were then retested after 1, 3, 6 and 15 days of sexual inactivity. Following these observations males were tested once each day or once every other day and allowed to achieve a single ejaculation. In the course of a period of unlimited access to the receptive female males usually need approximately 10 intromissions to produce the initial ejaculation… CONTINUE READING
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