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Mating strategies in fishes are known to include polygyny, polyandry and monogamy and provide valuable insights regarding powerful evolutionary forces such as sexual selection. Monogamy is a complex of mating systems that has been relatively neglected. Previous...

["Animal Behavior","Ecology","Ecosystem Science","Genomics","Freshwater Biology"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.27032v1
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Fish are sensitive to temperature, but the intergenerational consequences of maternal exposure to high temperature on offspring adaptive behaviour and underlying mechanisms are unknown. Here we show that a thermal maternal stress induces emotional and cognitive...

["Animal Behavior","Aquaculture, Fisheries and Fish Science","Developmental Biology","Genomics","Climate Change Biology"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.26910v1
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Background: Ecological and evolutionary model organisms have provided extensive insight into the ecological triggers, adaptive benefits, and evolution of life-history driven developmental plasticity. Despite this, we still have a poor understanding of the underlying...

["Animal Behavior","Developmental Biology","Evolutionary Studies","Genomics"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.1941v1
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The Pan I locus in Atlantic cod lies in a genomic island of divergence extending over a large genomic region. The locus has two divergent alleles, defined by a single DraI restriction site, that have been related to behavioral differences of habitat selection by...

["Animal Behavior","Aquaculture, Fisheries and Fish Science","Evolutionary Studies","Genetics","Genomics"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.956v1
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Emberizid sparrows (emberizidae) have played a prominent role in the study of avian vocal communication and social behavior. We present here brain transcriptomes for three emberizid model systems, song sparrow Melospiza melodia, white-throated sparrow Zonotrichia...

["Animal Behavior","Evolutionary Studies","Genomics","Neuroscience"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.297v3
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