Primary Female

Some articles on females, female:

Polygyny Threshold Model - Costs of Polygyny
... Costs include less parental care and increased competition between females for the male’s provision and food among other resources ... sharing in order to be clear that the term refers to the fitness cost to females that are breeding on the same territory ... red-winged blackbirds that showed that females would mate on territory already settled by another female, which indicated that there was no cost of polygyny ...

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