Journal article

Mate choice and sexual size dimorphism, not personality, explain female aggression and sexual cannibalism in raft spiders

Simona Kralj-Fiser, Klemen Candek, Tjasa Lokovsek, Tatjana Celik, Ren-Chung Cheng, Mark A Elgar, Matjaz Kuntner

Animal Behaviour | ACADEMIC PRESS LTD- ELSEVIER SCIENCE LTD | Published : 2016

University of Melbourne Researchers


Awarded by Slovenian Research Agency

Funding Acknowledgements

We thank Petri T. Niemela for calculations of adjusted repeatability and Raphael Royaute for helping us with statistics. We thank M. Gregoric, K. Suen, C. Fiser and U. Pristovsek for their help in the lab and in the field. We thank J.M. Schneider for numerous discussions. S.K.F., K.C., T.L., T.C. and M.K. were supported by the Slovenian Research Agency (grants P1-0236, J1-6729).