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junglefowl

see gallusgallus.
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So sperm dumping does happen on occasion in nature, but there's little evidence to suggest that human women have the same defense mechanisms as a red junglefowl.
The junglefowl genome should also illuminate some interesting evolutionary issues, says Hans Ellegren of the University of Uppsala in Sweden, who studies sex chromosomes.
Green Junglefowl (Gallus varius), Salvadori's Pheasant (Lophura inornata), Ring-necked Pheasant (Phasianus colchicus), Palawan Peacock-Pheasant (Polyplectron napoleonis), Congo Peacock (Afropavo congensis), and Mikado Pheasant (Syrmaticus mikado) (Johnsgard 1999).
The farmyard chicken is the domesticated version of the red junglefowl, which is found in southern Asia.
Melbourne, July 10 (ANI): A new piece of research on red junglefowl, an ancestor of chickens, has shown that males can adjust the speed and effectiveness of their sperm, based on whether they find their mate attractive.
An ostracon depicting a red junglefowl (the earliest known drawing of the domestic cock), Journal of Egyptian Archaeology 9: 1--4.
Maternal condition, reproductive investment, and offspring sex ratio in captive Red Junglefowl (Gallus gallus).