Polygamous Heterosexuality & Reproductive Fertility

Tony Lucas tk.lucas at xtra.co.nz
Fri Oct 16 12:49:32 EST 1998

Kaliki wrote:
> Hi,
> During a lecture in Psychology 18: Human Development, the following
> statements we're made by several classmates but could not be verified,
> Concerning polygamous heterosexuality & pregnancy:
> * A woman's regular partner's sperm will be dominant and agressively
> "attack" a foreign or new partner's sperm if both are present in the woman's
> sexual organs at the same time. ( Territorial Phagocytosis of some sort ?)

Yes I believe there was an article about this in New Scientist some time
ago, dont know if they have a web site.

> * A woman who has sperm in her from 2 different partners, will fertilize
> with the partner who has given her the most pleasure and/or the partner whom
> she has the strongest attraction for. ( Does orgasm have any physiological
> effects on fertility?)

One for Dr Ruth I think.
I Think She does have a web site.

Good luck with these.

Tony Lucas
IFSI New Zealand Director 


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