Sperm competition and selection can be studied through observation of non-random differential fertilization success, or sperm precedence, among mating males. Sperm precedence is typically measured as the proportion of progeny sired by the second mate to mate with a with a sequentially mated female, termed the P2-value.
|Number of pages||1|
|Publication status||Published - 2006|
|Event||ASSAB 2006 - Macquarie University, NSW, Australia|
Duration: 20 Apr 2006 → 23 Apr 2006
|City||Macquarie University, NSW, Australia|
|Period||20/04/06 → 23/04/06|
Collins, S., Perez-Staples, D., & Taylor, P. (2006). Patterns of sperm precedence in Queensland fruit fly (Bactrocera tryoni): effects of male size and copulation duration. 32-32. Abstract from ASSAB 2006, Macquarie University, NSW, Australia, .