Journal article

Female control of reproductive behaviour in the platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus), with notes on female competition for mating

Jessica L Thomas, Marissa L Parrott, Kathrine A Handasyde, Peter Temple-Smith

Behaviour | BRILL ACADEMIC PUBLISHERS | Published : 2018

University of Melbourne Researchers


Funding Acknowledgements

This research was funded by Healesville Sanctuary, Zoos Victoria, and the Violet Scott Foundation, and could not have been completed without the dedicated assistance of the platypus keepers who took on additional work in order to allow time for data to be collected. It was conducted under Zoos Victoria Animal Ethics Committee approval ZV12014.