Data from: Ejaculate evolution in external fertilizers: influenced by sperm competition or sperm limitation?

Liao WB, Huang Y, Zeng Y, Zhong MJ, Luo Y, Lüpold S

Date Published: September 28, 2017

DOI: https://doi.org/10.5061/dryad.t5jp7

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Title Data frogs
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Description Data of the 130 anuran species used in this study, including spawning site occurrence of foam nesting, mating system/amplexus, oviposition substrate site, oviposition type, egg capsule consistency, water type, male body mass (in g), combined testes mass (in mg), total sperm length (in µm), sperm head length (in µm), sperm flagellum length (in µm), sperm number (in million), female snout-vent length (in mm), clutch size, and egg diameter (in mm). OD in the references refers to own data.
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Title Data fishes
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Description Data of the 57 fish species used in this study, including male body mass (in g), combined testes mass (in g), the presence or absence of hormonal induction of sperm production, sperm number (in billions), total sperm length (in µm), average-path sperm velocity (in µm/s), sperm longevity (in s), female body mass (in g), egg diameter (in mm), egg number (in thousands), the type of spawning water, spawning site, and mating system.
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Title Phylogeny frogs
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Description Phylogenetic reconstruction for the 130 anurans used in this study
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Title Phylogeny fishes
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Description Phylogenetic reconstruction for the 57 fishes used in this study
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Liao WB, Huang Y, Zeng Y, Zhong MJ, Luo Y, Lüpold S (2017) Ejaculate evolution in external fertilizers: Influenced by sperm competition or sperm limitation?. Evolution, online in advance of print. https://doi.org/10.1111/evo.13372

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Liao WB, Huang Y, Zeng Y, Zhong MJ, Luo Y, Lüpold S (2017) Data from: Ejaculate evolution in external fertilizers: influenced by sperm competition or sperm limitation? Dryad Digital Repository. https://doi.org/10.5061/dryad.t5jp7
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