|Title of host publication||Encyclopedia of evolutionary psychological science|
|Editors||Todd K. Shackelford, Viviana A. Weekes-Shackelford|
|Place of Publication||Switzerland|
|Publisher||Springer, Springer Nature|
|Number of pages||4|
|ISBN (Print)||9783319196503, 9783319196497|
|Publication status||E-pub ahead of print - 20 Sep 2016|
Health markers are phenotypic traits that signal some aspect of mate quality, and these indicators may be used during mate choice. Health markers are generally considered honest, condition-dependent signals.