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Androgen

Male sex steroid hormone

2

PVM

Prairie voles - monogamous

3

MVP

Meadow voles - promiscuous

4

MPAMSB

Medial preoptic area
Male sexual behavior

5

VMH FSB

Ventromedial nucleus of the hypothalamus
Female sexual behavior

6

Parturition

Act of giving birth

7

Pariaqueductal gray matter

Species-type behaviors

8

Nucleus paragigantocellularis

Receives input from MPA
Sexual reflexes in males

9

Vemoronasal organ transmits info to the

Accessory olfactory bulb

10

Gamete

Sperm or ovum