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This was a very strong indication that sexual selection was not responsible for some of the hovering females’ unique coloring.
Social selection is a proposed alternative to Darwin’s theory of sexual selection.
In sexual selection, he discovered the origin of life’s most extravagant displays.
For more than 150 years, dating back at least to Charles Darwin’s writings on sexual selection, scientists have generally considered bird song to be a male trait.Few people knew female birds had unique songs—until women started studying them|By Omland, Rose & Odom/The Conversation|September 28, 2020|Popular-Science
Mate choice and competition through sexual selection should improve mitonuclear matching in two ways.Sex Is Driven by the Impetus to Change - Issue 88: Love & Sex|Jill Neimark|August 12, 2020|Nautilus
The CDA was passed not in the name of censorship but in the name of protecting children from stumbling across sexual material.
But he, like many people using dating apps whatever their sexual identity, remains stoutly positive.
The program has not made a final selection on which upgrades will actually be included in future versions of the F-35.
Yeah, the “Giant man-puppy” that is Gronkowski won't hold a sexual candle to the blue-eyed dreamboat.
Early on, the sexual protagonist complains that her Molson-drinking husband is pretty much an incompetent Neanderthal.
The significance of time is determined by the movement of any selection, or, in other words, the rhythm.Expressive Voice Culture|Jessie Eldridge Southwick
At the close of the reception a band of Philippine musicians played a selection of graceful airs of their native isles.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman
The sexual cycle can take place only within the body of one genus of mosquito, anopheles.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis|James Campbell Todd
This selection was unfortunate; good strategist and organiser, he was not the man the Emperor required.Napoleon's Marshals|R. P. Dunn-Pattison
But in doing this, the intention and power of selection guided by sound judgment at once asserted itself.Antonio Stradivari|Horace William Petherick
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In evolution, the selection of a mate based on secondary sex characteristics. Sexual selection is thought to lead distinct differences in the appearance of the two sexes within a species. For example, the tail of the male peacock may be the result of sexual selection.