On the reproductive energetics of chorusing males: costs and patterns of call production in two sympatric species of Ranidella ( Anura).

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    Abstract

    In Ranidella parinsignifera and R. signifera, the reproductive effort of males does not differ greatly from that of females. Breeding males are dependent upon food consumed at breeding sites to sustain reproductive behavior, in particular, call production.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)82-91
    Number of pages10
    JournalOIKOS
    Volume42
    Issue number1
    Publication statusPublished - 1984

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