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Males of Neotropical social wasps (Vespidae, Polistinae, Epiponini) recognize colonies with virgin females
(Pensoft Publ, 2014-01-01)
Male behavior of Neotropical swarm-founding wasps has rarely been observed. The few published observations about male activities only describe their behavior during the short period they spend inside nests. In consequence, ...
Territoriality and male-biased sexual size dimorphism in Argia reclusa (Odonata: Zygoptera)
(SPRINGER HEIDELBERGHEIDELBERG, 2012)
In Odonata, many species present sexual size dimorphism (SSD), which can be associated with male territoriality in Zygoptera. We hypothesized that in the territorial damselfly Argia reclusa, male-male competition can favor ...
Ascorbic acid co-administered with rosuvastatin reduces reproductive impairment in the male offspring from male rats exposed to the statin at pre-puberty
Obesity during childhood and adolescence is closely related to dysfunctions on lipid profile in children. Rosuvastatin is a statin that decreases serum total cholesterol. Ascorbic acid is an important antioxidant compound ...