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sperm competition

Any process that contributes to the success of sperm fertilization in multiply-mated females. [PMID:10885514]
National Institutes of Health

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Review
2010
Review
2010
  • G. Parker, T. Pizzari
  • Biological reviews of the Cambridge Philosophical…
  • 2010
  • Corpus ID: 41002710
Sperm competition was identified in 1970 as a pervasive selective force in post‐copulatory sexual selection that occurs when the… 
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
▪ Abstract In contrast to Bateman's principle, there is now increasing evidence that female fitness can depend on the number of… 
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
  • R. Snook
  • Trends in ecology & evolution
  • 2005
  • Corpus ID: 38272715
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
No wonder you activities are, reading will be always needed. It is not only to fulfil the duties that you need to finish in… 
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The aim of this study was to establish whether the mobility of sperm of the domestic fowl, as measured by an in vitro assay… 
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
In several organisms, the success of a male's sperm in multiply inseminated females depends on the male's genotype. In Drosophila… 
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Fishes show one of the widest ranges of sperm competition intensity of any animal group. Here we present a comparative study… 
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
We develop the logic of assessment of sperm competition risk by individual males where the mechanism of sperm competition follows… 
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Among mammals sperm competition leads to selection for increased sperm numbers but it is not known whether it also leads to… 
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
The process of fertilization by hermaphrodite and male sperm is described. In the hermaphrodite fertilization occurs in the…