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sexual preference

The biologic sex preferred in one's sexual partners.

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Question about evolution in progress

... the intensity of the selection, the amount of possible variations, sexual preferences expressed during mating and so on. In the case of bacteria and antimicrobial resistance ...

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by canalon
Thu Jan 06, 2011 3:06 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Question about evolution in progress
Replies: 9
Views: 4622

Sexual Selection

I have a specific question regarding sexual selection and female preference. The follow is a quote from an evolution text ... if it arose in those species. Examination of the distribution of trait and preferences across the phylogeny shows that the preference evolved before the trait. ...

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by ilmc90
Mon Nov 08, 2010 1:02 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Sexual Selection
Replies: 6
Views: 8537

Re: Human Pheromones

... match for people by combining Pheromones, clues, behavioural aspects, preferences, etc. to "match" people up with "the one". Strangely enough, I am not at all interested in the sexual aspect of this research, rather the physiological effects and psychological ...

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by fastsandslash
Wed Jun 02, 2010 11:16 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Human Pheromones
Replies: 3
Views: 3565

Origin Of Male/Female Gender

... inside. These are 'daughter' colonies, called gonads. It is a means of asexual reproduction. The gonads grow from cells around the equator of the ... be very disgustingly disturbing. But from what I know about behavioral preferences the biological mechanism with the "mind of its own" ...

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by GaryGaulin
Sat Jan 09, 2010 7:56 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Origin Of Male/Female Gender
Replies: 1
Views: 9798

Natural selection promotes....

... that I do not remember where or the details. But it was linked with sexual selection. I could see a scenario where the pre-mating calls preferences would separate populations. It might have been in the "Red Queen" by ...

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by canalon
Tue Sep 08, 2009 5:43 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Natural selection promotes....
Replies: 3
Views: 5019
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