SELFISH: The Selfing Game

SELFISH ( is a new Student E-Learning tool For Investigating Selection Hypotheses. It allows to explore the advantages and disadvantages of self-fertilisation versus outcrossing using a self-fertilising fish (Kryptolebias Marmoratus) as a model. The objective of the game is to survive and produce as many offspring as possible!

SELFISH has been designed by Matthew Harrison-Jones ( from an original idea of Sonia Consuegra ( from IBERS and Amanda Clare ( and Bernie Tiddeman ( from The Computer Science Department.

image of a male mangrove killifish

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