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Assortative Mating

  • Definition: Prefferential mating between individuals having either similar appearance or genotypes (positive assortative mating) or dissimilar appearance or genotypes (negative assortative mating).

    Source: Ricklefs, Robert E. The Economy of Nature (5th Edition), 2001.

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