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The study of ecological and evolutionary basis for animal behavior
'how' a behavior occurs
'why' a behavior occurs
an action carried out by muscles under control of the nervous system
scientific study of how animals behave
sign stimulus
trial & error learning
uses awareness, reasoning, and judgement
time when older behavior can influence young
i.e. young geese follow their mother
competition among members of one sex for mates
a type of signaling & communication that is used for reproduction behavior
a sequence of unchangeable, unlearned acts
a type of behavior modified by experience
natural selection that favors altruistic behavior
the study that observes the effect of the environment in young placed with new mothers
a compromise between the benefits of nutrition and the costs of obtaining food
complex behavior effecting navigation that may be by detection of earth’s magnetic field
- the establishment of a memory that reflects the environments spatial structure

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Created Apr 18, 2012ReportNominate
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