Extra-pair mating can also lead to sexual selection on ornamental plumage traits (Table 2).
Both paired comparisons and population wide analyses attempt to identify male traits selected through extra-pair mating success.
Search costs influence the spatial distribution, but not the level, of extra-pair mating in Tree Swallows.
The relationship between carotenoid-based coloration and pairing, within- and extra-pair mating success in the American Redstart.
Males achieve greater reproductive success through multiple broods that through extra-pair mating in House Wrens.
Reed Bunting females increase fitness through extra-pair mating with genetically dissimilar males.
Pair and extra-pair mating success relative to male quality in Red-winged Blackbirds.
Testosterone has recently been tied specifically to extra-pair mating systems in temperate zone passerines (reviewed in Garamszegi et al.
Many species in the lowland are seasonal breeders and have extra-pair mating systems, and presumably there are also high altitude breeders with relatively long breeding seasons.
Extra-pair mating system of a synchronously breeding tropical songbird.
Sex roles in migrants: extra-pair mating systems and winter social systems.