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Marriage

A legal union between one man and one woman as husband and wife.
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"Fathers and Sons: Kinship Value and Validation in Tibetan Polyandry." Man 22, no.
Polyandry is a rare phenomenon and is mostly considered illegal in almost all countries.
To test if polyandry results in increased color morph diversity among half-siblings in the wild, we used data for the 14 genotyped un-manipulated wild caught females and their captive reared offspring.
A longevity cost of re-mating but no benefits of polyandry in the almond moth, Cadra cautella.
Polyandry in social Hymenoptera-disunity in diversity?
Flag Of Honour 4g Alhaarth - Polyandry D T Hughes U12037-RPR 128h There's possibly a good handicap in him.
There's even an area in Asia where it's so hard for one man to provide for a household that they practise polyandry. That's the opposite of a harem - wives are allowed more than one husband.
Mahmoud Ahmed Taha Mahmoud explains the rule of the law in the cases of adultery (by one of the spouses), the abandonment of the wife, polygamy - in the sense of polyandry and polygyny, illicit cohabitation (adultery), stealing by one spouse from the other.
According to Sargeant Garcia, it is precisely because Esmeralda has been frank about Jorge Luis and Armando's relationship as lovers that she is found guilty of polyandry and sent to jail.
Alternatively, the pre-mating struggle could simply reflect convenience polyandry (Thornhill & Alckock 1983).
But with the surplus of males, I'm curious if there's going to be some informal type of polyandry where two brothers share a wife.