Tag Archives: sexual selection

Sociosexual behavior, male mating tactics, and the reproductive cycle of giraffe Giraffa camelopardalis

Understanding selection for long necks in different taxa

Necks for sex: sexual selection as an explanation for sauropod dinosaur neck elongation

Growth patterns and masses of the heads and necks of male and female giraffes

Sociosexual behavior, male mating tactics, and reproductive cycle of giraffe Giraffa camelopardalis

Sexual selection is not the origin of long necks in giraffes

Necks-for-sex or competing browsers? A critique of ideas on the evolution of giraffe