Parental care: when the sex has to stop.
Elsevier (Cell Press)
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How is sexual conflict during reproduction resolved when parents collaborate to rear offspring? A new study shows that female burying beetles communicate their hormonal status to their male partners to avoid costly superfluous mating, using an anti-aphrodisiac pheromone.
This is the author accepted manuscript. The final version is available from the publisher via the DOI in this record.
Vol. 26, pp. R478 - R480
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