Male personality, life-history strategies and reproductive success in a promiscuous mammal
Version of Record online: 23 JUN 2009
© 2009 The Authors. Journal Compilation © 2009 European Society For Evolutionary Biology
Journal of Evolutionary Biology
Volume 22, Issue 8, pages 1599–1607, August 2009
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RÉALE, D., MARTIN, J., COLTMAN, D. W., POISSANT, J. and FESTA-BIANCHET, M. (2009), Male personality, life-history strategies and reproductive success in a promiscuous mammal. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 22: 1599–1607. doi: 10.1111/j.1420-9101.2009.01781.x
- Issue online: 13 JUL 2009
- Version of Record online: 23 JUN 2009
- Received 18 January 2009; revised 25 March 2009; accepted 12 April 2009
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