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Male Crickets Have Less Reproductive Success With Multiple Mates, Researchers Say

"We know that competition for mates has the potential to have an influence on evolution, with females preferring certain mates and dominant individuals monopolizing access to females," Fisher added in the release. "However, this research gives a new


Sleeping around DOESN'T pay off: Researchers find promiscuous crickets reduce …

'Competition for mates has a potent influence on evolution,' according to the journal published in Behavioural Ecology. 'Females may prefer particular males and dominant individuals can monopolize access to females leading to variance in fitness that