Data from: Testosterone activates sexual dimorphism including male-typical carotenoid but not melanin plumage pigmentation in a female bird

Lindsay WR, Barron DG, Webster MS, Schwabl H

Date Published: October 3, 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5061/dryad.gf46s

 

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Title Female age androgens and morphology
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Description Long term observational data used to show age related changes in female bill color, plumage color, and plasma androgen concentrations
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Title Molting male and female androgens
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Description Long term observational data used to assess relative androgen concentrations of molting red/black and brown males and females
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Title Pre T treatment reflectance spectra
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Description Raw reflectance spectra data collected from males and females prior to treatment with either testosterone or control implants
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Title Pre T treatment dimorphism
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Description Measurements of morphology (body size, bill, and plumage color) taken on male and female birds prior to treatment with testosterone or control implants
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Title Mid T treatment molt score
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Description Testosterone and control implanted male and female molt scores assessed midway through the experimental phase
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Title End T treatment dimorphism
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Description Measurements of bill and plumage coloration and body morphology taken at the time of implant removal from testosterone and control treated males and females. This data was used to generate two informative principal components.
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Title GnRH challenge
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Description Androgen concentrations and other informative factors and covariates used in assessment of the effects of GnRH treatment on male and female red-backed fairy-wrens.
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Lindsay WR, Barron DG, Webster MS, Schwabl H (2016) Testosterone activates sexual dimorphism including male-typical carotenoid but not melanin plumage pigmentation in a female bird. Journal of Experimental Biology 219(19): 3091-3099. http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/jeb.135384

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Lindsay WR, Barron DG, Webster MS, Schwabl H (2016) Data from: Testosterone activates sexual dimorphism including male-typical carotenoid but not melanin plumage pigmentation in a female bird. Dryad Digital Repository. http://dx.doi.org/10.5061/dryad.gf46s
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