The frequency dependence of mating success in Drosophila melanogaster


In several competition experiments between various strains of Drosophila melanogaster, a ‘rare female advantage’ as well as a ‘rare male advantage’ has been observed. This phenomenon was detected by the use of a method described earlier (Lichtenberger et al., Behav. Genet. 17: 203–210, 1987). Often, the use of less refined indices does not lead to the same… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00058548


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