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Sex, Color, and Mate Choice in Guppies
Anne E. Houde

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TABLE OF CONTENTS:

Acknowledgments
1Introduction: The Guppy as a Model System3
2Reproductive Biology and Sexual Behavior29
3Choosy Females and Competing Males: Mechanisms of Sexual Selection45
4Male Courtship Behavior80
5Evolution of Female Choice 1: Direct Selection, Adaptive Plasticity, and Sensory Drive104
6Evolution of Female Choice 2: Indirect Selection, Variation, and Correlations123
7Summary and Prospects155
AppendixExperimental Methods: How to Build a Better Bordello165
References177
Author Index201
Subject Index205
Taxonomic Index209

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