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Contact: Dr. Bart Kempenaers
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Max-Planck-Gesellschaft

Blue-Tit

Caption: Is the grass maybe greener on the other side? Even though blue tits raise their offspring together in socially monogamous relationships, both females and males are not averse to occasional amorous encounters with other feathered partners.

Credit: MPI for Ornithology

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