Some articles on males, species, male:
... Males are not always an unlimited resource though - in some species, males provide parental care to their offspring, and females may compete indirectly with others by killing their offspring, freeing up the limiting ... With the wattled jacana, it is exclusively the male sex that broods, while females defend their territory ... nearby females attacking the chicks of the male in most cases, evicting them from their nest ...
... Males may claim small territories and occasionally minor battles may occur. 5 cm (2.0 in) Community Easy A highly spirited fish that may occasionally chase its own species as well as harass slow moving fish with long fins ... female black tetra is more robust and larger than the male ...
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