There is stress-relief sex, make-up sex and random hook-up sex. African and Asian males will engage in same-sex bonding and mounting. Olympic marmot left and Hoary marmot right. Journal of Experimental Zoology. Animals portal LGBT portal.
Often, strong and lasting friendships result from such pairings.
Homosexual behavior in animals
Yet, this list lacks detailed descriptions, and a more comprehensive summary of its prevalence in invertebrates, as well as ethology, causes, implications, and evolution of this behavior, remains lacking". Male giraffes have been observed to engage in remarkably high frequencies of homosexual behavior. Males of another wild sheep species, the Asiatic Mouflonsperform similar courtship behaviors towards fellow males. The male-male genital licking in these bats is considered a sexual behavior. The results discovered was that as the dosage was increased the likelihood of homosexual behavior also increased. Thinhorn rams additionally lick the penis of the male they are courting. In wild Indian flying foxes Pteropus giganteusmales often mount one another, with erections and thrusting, while play-wrestling.
The study involved exposing chicks in varying dosages to the chemical and measuring the degree of homosexual behavior in adulthood. Males also have same-sex relations, typically with multiple partners of the same age. Reprinted in Jahrbuch fur sexuelle Zwischenstufen 7pp. Dewey, Tanya; Shefferly, Nancy, eds. Retrieved October 6,