sperm retention

Known as: sperm sequestration, sequestration of sperm, retention of sperm 
The retention of sperm by a female following mating. [PMID:10885514]
National Institutes of Health

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Review
2008
Review
2008
The oviduct plays a vital role in ensuring successful fertilization and normal early embryonic development. The male inseminates… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
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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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Paternity is often determined by competition between the ejaculates of different males. Males can also use particular behaviours… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Mated females of many animal species store sperm. Sperm storage profoundly influences the number, timing, and paternity of the… (More)
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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… (More)
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Review
1998
Review
1998
Sperm competition in birds occurs when a female is inseminated by more than one male during a single breeding cycle. Despite most… (More)
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Review
1997
Review
1997
A male fruit fly influences the behavior and physiology of his mate via molecules that he transmits to her in his semen. The… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Genes that influence mating and/or fertilization success may be targets for strong natural selection. If females remate… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Prenatal administration of relatively low doses of TCDD alters reproductive development and fertility of the progeny. Fertility… (More)
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
The male of Calopteryx maculata (Beauvois) (Odonata) uses its penis not only to transfer sperm to the female but also to remove… (More)
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