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Table 1 Szalai and Számadó [25] parameter space

From: When honesty and cheating pay off: the evolution of honest and dishonest equilibria in a conventional signalling game

Parameter Start End Step
V 1 34 3
C SS 10 35 5
C WW 2 32 5
C SW 10 35 5
C WS 2 32 5
F p 0 min(C SS , C WW , C SW , C WS ) 3
  1. Where V denotes the value of the contested resource, C WW and C SS denote the expected costs of a fight between two weak and two strong individuals respectively; C SW , and C WS is the expected cost for a strong animal fighting a weak and vice versa; and finally, F p denotes the cost of waiting if the opponent attacks unconditionally. The following relation holds between these costs: C SS  > C WS  > C WW , and C SS  > C SW  > C WW ; combinations that do not fit these conditions were not investigated. All in all, cc 10,000 parameter combinations were investigated