Multiple paternity in a field population of a small carnivorous marsupial, the agile antechinus, Antechinus agilis

Multiple paternity within broods or litters occurs in many species across a variety of social mating systems. Here we present data on paternity patterns in the agile antechinus, Antechinus agilis, a small carnivorous marsupial. In this species, all males

Author F. J. L. Kraaijeveld-Smit, S. J. Ward and P. D. Temple-Smith
Year 2002
Secondary title Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology
Volume 52
Number 1
Pages 84-91