Commentary on “The Evolutionary Origin of Female Orgasm” by M. Pavlicev and G. Wagner, 2016, J. Exp. Zool. (Mol. Dev. Evol.) 326(6):326–337

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Abstract

Evidence is presented as an alternative to the authors’ claims that in the course of evolution, a link between orgasm and ovulation has been lost in women, that evolutionary changes in clitoral anatomy underlie this loss, and that women’s orgasm plays no significant role in reproduction.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)504-506
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Experimental Zoology Part B: Molecular and Developmental Evolution
Volume326
Issue number8
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 1 2016

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Animal Science and Zoology
  • Genetics
  • Developmental Biology

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