Cooperative breeding is a social system characterized by alloparental care:
offspring receive care not only from their parents, but also from additional group ...
"Cooperative" or "communal" breeding occurs when more than two birds of the
same species provide care in rearing the young from one nest. About 3 percent ...
Known as “cooperative breeding”, such alloparental care and provisioning allows
mothers to breed at a faster pace or under adverse, variable or unpredictable ...
Abstract. Theory predicts that cooperative breeding should only occur in species
in which certain individuals are constrained from breeding independently by ...
Jan 13, 2014 ... Introduction. Cooperative breeding in the broadest sense occurs in animals with
parental care when individuals provide parental care to young ...
Oct 16, 2013 ... Cooperatively breeding animals live in social groups in which some individuals
help to raise the offspring of others, often at the expense of their ...
Oct 5, 2009 ... The cooperative breeding systems of birds have been a fertile testing ground for
ideas on the evolution of societies, resulting in some of the ...
Mar 28, 2016 ... Cooperative breeding is a widespread and intense form of cooperation, in which
individuals help raise offspring that are not their own.
Cooperative breeding in its broad definition describes such a social system in
which nonmaternal helpers support offspring who are not their own. In traditional
In cooperatively breeding species, individuals help to raise offspring that are not
their own. We use two inclusive-fitness models to study the advantage of this ...