Whereas most human females make up their minds to become pregnant outside of the immediate influence of other females in their social group, this is
Category: Animal Reproduction
Male fiddler crabs (Uca species) have one enlarged claw that is used for a waving courtship display. Females prefer males with large claws and fast
Although rare, there are three identified (so far) amphibian species where females can engage in either egg-laying (oviparity) or give birth to live young (viviparity).
The tree frog Dendropsophus ebraccatus utilizes a strange form of parental plasticity that is almost unique in the animal kingdom. These parents can deposit their
It is becoming increasingly obvious that animals rely on aspects of “personality” when it comes to mate choice. A discerning female may not always be
Male orangutans can be extremely coercive and violent towards sexually receptive females. It makes a lot of sense for a female to do her homework