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mixed reproductive strategy

long term- stable
short term- hyperaggressive males

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review everything lmao

yeah

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uterus

where gestation occurs- baby develops
The organ where a fertilized egg becomes embedded and the fetus
develops.

4

cervix

opening to uterusThe section of the uterus that protrudes into the vagina.

5

ureter

brings urine from kidneys
One of a pair of tubes that carries urine from the kidneys into the urinary
bladder.

6

fallpoian tube/oviduct

where fertilization occurs, sits and waits for sperm, no sperm iequals period
One of a pair of ducts opening at one end into the uterus and at the other
end into the peritoneal cavity, over the ovary. Each tube serves as a
passage through which an ovum is carried to the uterus from the ovary.

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ovary

eggs stored
One of a pair of organs that stores and releases egg cells and produces
estrogen

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bladder

pee stored
The organ that holds urine excreted by the kidneys.

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urethra

carry urine from bladder out of body
A tube leading from the bladder that carries urine to outside the body. In
males, sperm also travels in the urethra.

10

vagina

birth canal
The passageway between the cervix and the vulva.

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vulva

external
The external region of the female reproductive organ.

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endometrium

lining, vascularized- blood flows here, transport nutrients, oxygen for baby
The inner lining of the uterus, which is partially shed during menstruation

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