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- Karl, Isabell; Heuskin, Stéphanie; Fischer, Klaus
- Behavioral ecology and sociobiology 2013 v.67 no.5 pp. 837-849
- Bicyclus anynana; butterflies; flight; males; pheromone blends; sex pheromones
- ... Selection is expected to maximize an individual’s own genetic reward regardless of the potential fitness consequences for its sexual partners, which may cause sexual conflict. Although performance in holometabolous insects typically diminishes with age, old male mating advantage has been documented in a few species. Whether this pattern arises from female preference for older males based on, e.g., ...