sperm displacement

The physical displacement of sperm stored from previous mating encounters. [PMID:10440373]
National Institutes of Health

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1976-2017
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2004
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2004
Mating with more than one male is the norm for females of many species. In addition to generating competition between the… (More)
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2004
2004
Prospective models are developed for analysing sperm competition data so as to predict the underlying mechanisms determining… (More)
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2000
2000
We have investigated the effects of experimental manipulation of copulation duration on sperm displacement in Drosophila… (More)
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2000
2000
A crucial factor determining sperm fertilization success in multiply mated Drosophila melanogaster females is the efficiency with… (More)
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1998
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1998
Differential success of sperm is likely to be an important component of fitness. Extensive variation among male genotypes in… (More)
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1996
1996
Paternity of offspring of multiply inseminated females is in many organisms highly skewed, with an advantage generally going to… (More)
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1995
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1995
Genes that influence mating and/or fertilization success may be targets for strong natural selection. If females remate… (More)
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1994
1994
In this paper we show that when Drosophila melanogaster females are mated twice, the semen of the second male causes a reduction… (More)
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1991
1991
This paper extends the sperm displacement model of Parker et al. (Behav. Ecol. Sociobiol. 27, 55 (1990)), in which sperm… (More)
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1977
1977
This article reports the results of some sperm displacement experiments, as well as the results of a theoretical study of… (More)
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