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No love lost between bowerbirds in quest for mate

Macho behaviour, jealousy and extravagant techniques to impress females is not limited to humans – bowerbirds display similar traits, a James Cook University researcher has found. Professor John Endler, from JCU’s School of Marine and Tropical Biology, whose area of expertise is evolutionary ecology, has recently produced a research paper titled \”Illusions promote mating success […] … learn more→