Leks. Hotspot Female preference Male aggregations Hotshots Kin selection The lek paradox. Leks. Swedish for mating arena No male parental care No resource on territory Males aggregate and display at traditional sites. Leks occur when females are not defensible. Leks ->. antelope.
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grouse & ptarmigan
Sage grouse video
Female nest densitySage grouse leks and hotspots
Std dev units
Number of malesPossible reasons for female preference to mate at a lek
Green = observed, orange = predicted w/out copying
Yearly shift suggests male attractiveness, not position, is important
Also in peacock, black grouse, satin
bowerbirds, wild turkeysRelated manakins on leks