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Foolish Males

Posted by Richard Conniff on January 9, 2013

male duckGeoffrey Miller, author of The Mating Mind, comments:  “… and in duck news, sexual selection makes males of yet another species look silly.”

I believe it’s a mandarin duck (Aix galericulata).

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