*  Mobbing (animal behavior) - Wikipedia
This call was also heard during agonistic behavior interactions with conspecifics, and may serve additionally or alternatively ... Costs of mobbing behavior include the risk of engaging with predators, as well as energy expended in the process. The black- ... Behavior includes flying about the intruder, dive bombing, loud squawking and defecating on the predator. Mobbing can also be ... This behavior may complement cryptic adaptations in the offspring themselves, such as camouflage and hiding. Mobbing calls may ...
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*  PROF. MBITHI PETER M.F., Vice Chancellor
... animal-to-animal interaction, human-animal interaction, agonistic behavior and other abnormal behavior. The commonest animal ... which increases competitive aggressive behavior within the herd [35], restriction of natural foraging behavior and opportunity ... Direct animal-level parameters such as health or behavior can be taken as indicators of the animals' feelings and a measure of ... Knowledge of animal physiology, animal behavior and animal needs based on the five freedoms is paramount in assessing as well ...
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*  Courtship display - Wikipedia
Agonistic behavior is not limited to male-male interactions in courtship displays. In many primate species, males direct ... agonistic behavior between males and females during courtship displays is seen in nature. Intraspecific agonistic behavior that ... agonistic behavior towards females prior to courtship behaviors. Such behavior can include aggressive vocalizations, displays, ... dominant males exhibit agonistic behavior towards female gorillas at very high rates, with the majority of the interactions ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Courtship_display
*  OXYTOCIN and Sociable States
... and sexual behavior. Perhaps the important task of regulating the interaction between social and agonistic behaviors is managed ... Ann N Y Acad Sci 807: 164-174 (1997) Integrative functions of lactational hormones in social behavior and stress management ... For mammalian reproduction to succeed, self-defense and asociality must be subjugated to positive social behaviors, at least ... For example, oxytocin is important for a variety of positive social behaviors, including the regulation of maternal-infant ...
  http://www.bio.net/bionet/mm/neur-sci/1997-April/028368.html
*  Getting the measure of behavior … is seeing believing? | ACM Interactions
In this article we consider the challenges involved in measuring and interpreting animal behavior. Specifically, we focus on ... Very often, specific behaviors are of interest to the observer, for example, agonistic or affiliative animal interactions. A ... Sequences of behavior-what behavior generally follows or precedes another behavior-can indicate a particular behavior's meaning ... Measuring behavior. The basis of measuring the behavior of a specific species is the development of an ethogram (i.e., a list ...
  http://interactions.acm.org/archive/view/july-august-2016/getting-the-measure-of-behavior-is-seeing-believing
*  Frontiers | Stress amplifies memory for social hierarchy | Frontiers in Neuroscience
In control conditions, the social rank established through a first interaction and food competition test between two male rats ... In control conditions, the social rank established through a first interaction and food competition test between two male rats ... in both social interactions. Our findings also allow us to propose that stress potentiates a hierarchy-linked recognition ... in both social interactions. Our findings also allow us to propose that stress potentiates a hierarchy-linked recognition ...
  https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/neuro.01.1.1.013.2007/full
*  Agamogony
agonistic behavior any social interaction between members of the same species that involves aggres- sion or threat and ... The nest building of various species and their hybrids has pro-vided information on the genetic control of behavior patterns. ...
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*  On the role of male competition in speciation: a review and research agenda, Behavioral Ecology | 10.1093/beheco/arx151 |...
Agonistic signals and behavior may also diverge when environments differ in trophic interactions and resource availability (e.g ... Agonistic signals and behavior may also diverge when environments differ in trophic interactions and resource availability (e.g ... Does signalling mitigate the cost of agonistic interactions? A test in a cricket that has lost its song . Proc Biol Sci . 277 ... Does signalling mitigate the cost of agonistic interactions? A test in a cricket that has lost its song . Proc Biol Sci . 277 ...
  https://www.deepdyve.com/lp/ou_press/on-the-role-of-male-competition-in-speciation-a-review-and-research-ahReaCRzAa
*  Escape behavior and escape circuit activation in juvenile crayfish during prey-predator interactions | Journal of Experimental...
... to identify which tail-flip circuits mediated escape responses by juvenile crayfish during intraspecific agonistic interactions ... Escape behavior and escape circuit activation in juvenile crayfish during prey-predator interactions ... Escape behavior and escape circuit activation in juvenile crayfish during prey-predator interactions ... Escape behavior and escape circuit activation in juvenile crayfish during prey-predator interactions ...
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*  Plus it
A, Social interactions are characterized by aggressive behaviors (attacks, top) performed predominantly by dominants and ... We observed the social agonistic interactions of paired adult male zebrafish and counted aggressive (attacks) and submissive ( ... We demonstrate this through analysis of the behavior and neural circuit responses that drive escape and swim behaviors in fish ... Animals with a high index of aggressive behavior/submissive behavior were considered dominants. In rare instances when the ...
  http://www.jneurosci.org/content/37/8/2137
*  "Competition Between Native and Exotic Daphnia" by Jennifer Lynne Cacka
Does level of parasitism influence agonistic behavior of males in male-male interactions? and (3) Is parasitism associated with ... I studied the behavior of the Ozark zigzag salamander (Plethodon angusticlavius), that was naturally infected with the larval ... These data taken together indicate that subtle alterations in behavior of infected individuals may have potential fitness ... Behavior of males and females was influenced by their levels of infection. In experiment 2, levels of aggression for males with ...
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*  Primate Factsheets: Siamang (Symphalangus syndactylus) Behavior
... agonistic interactions (11.7%), and other interactions (. ... SOCIAL ORGANIZATION AND BEHAVIOR. In general, most siamangs ... Captive autosexual behavior has been observed (Mootnick & Baker 1994). PARENTAL CARE. At birth in captivity, siamang infants ... Usually these interactions do not result in injuries, but consist of vocalizations, displays and chasing (Palombit 1996b). ... In the wild, facial expressions, gestures, and calls are few in number in normal intra-group interactions (Chivers 1974). ...
  http://pin.primate.wisc.edu/factsheets/entry/siamang/behav
*  Policing friendships. Lessons from the equine world - International Cognition and Culture Institute
... rather than agonistic interactions. Why is that? As we already said, it may be that horses intervene to prevent individuals ... the behavior of feral horses is a rather complex mixture of the two accounts. In fact, it is precisely because of the existence ... Schneider G., Krueger K. (2012), Third-party Interventions Keep Social Partners from Exchanging Affiliative Interactions with ... I can't help myself seeing in this example of equine social behavior a pale reflection of that feeling of jealousy toward our ...
  https://cognitionandculture.net/blog/denis-tatones-blog/policing-friendships-lessons-from-the-equine-world
*  Social behavior and pheromonal communication in reptiles. - PubMed - NCBI
... male-male agonistic interactions, sex recognition and sex pheromones, and reptilian predator recognition. Nonreptilian prey ... Social behavior and pheromonal communication in reptiles.. Mason RT1, Parker MR. ... In these two systems, enough is known about the chemical constituents that mediate behaviors to explore the evolution of ... The role of pheromones in orchestrating social behaviors in reptiles is reviewed. Although all reptile orders are examined, the ...
  https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20585786?dopt=Abstract
*  Primate Factsheets: Gray langur (Semnopithecus) Behavior
Grunt barks are heard during group movements and during agonistic interactions and are usually given by adult males, but also ... Taxonomy, Morphology, & Ecology , ,Behavior, , Conservation , References , Links , AV. SOCIAL ORGANIZATION AND BEHAVIOR. Gray ... not all sexual behavior is between opposite sexes, and in one study, around half of all sexual interactions of females were ... it will display little locomotor behavior but will become increasingly adept after that. Play behaviors also increase steadily ...
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*  Social information changes the brain | PNAS
2011) Visual information alone changes behavior and physiology during social interactions in a cichlid fish (Astatotilapia ... dominance in animals is established by repeated agonistic interactions with a consistent outcome in favor of one individual (2 ... Specifically, a "social behavior network" (SBN) has been implicated in the regulation of many social behaviors, including ... 1999) The medial extended amygdala in male reproductive behavior. A node in the mammalian social behavior network. Ann N Y Acad ...
  http://www.pnas.org/content/109/Supplement_2/17194.full
*  Interactions between social behaviour and the acute phase immune response in house finches » Brill Online
... and agonistic interactions. Subordinate finches lost more mass than dominants in response to LPS, but social status did not ... and can interact with the APR to modulate intraspecific agonistic interactions in ways likely relevant for disease transmission ... indicating status-mediated effects of sickness behaviour on agonistic interactions. Our results suggest that social status in ... modulates the acute phase response or aggressive interactions with flockmates. We treated subordinate or dominant finches ...
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*  Frontiers | Differential serotonergic modulation of two types of aggression in weakly electric fish | Frontiers in Behavioral...
... framework to study how conserved circuits and neurochemical mediators control species-specific and context-dependent behavior. ... Agonistic aggression has provided an excellent framework to study how conserved circuits and neurochemical mediators control ... species-specific and context-dependent behavior. The principal inhibitory control upon aggression is serotonin (5-HT) dependent ... Triefenbach, F., and Zakon, H. (2008). Changes in signalling during agonistic interactions between male weakly electric ...
  https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fnbeh.2012.00077/full
*  Bare-tailed woolly opossum - Wikipedia
... grunts and even distress calls accompany agonistic behavior. Largely solitary, the only interactions observed are between ... A study of the foraging behavior of the bare-tailed woolly opossum and the sympatric kinkajou showed that both feed on a ... It is nocturnal (active mainly at night) and solitary; there is hardly any social interaction except between mother and ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bare-tailed_woolly_opossum
*  NAVER Academic | Anxiety in females induced by long-lasting psychoemotional influences
The experiments reported here addressed the behavior of female mice after long-lasting psychoemotional influences consisting of ... Comparative analysis of anxiety-like behavior in partition and plus-maze tests after agonistic interactions in mice. (1997) D F ... Exploratory Behavior, Female, Immobility Response, Tonic, Maze Learning, Mice, Inbred C57BL, Social Behavior, Stress, ... Aggressive behavior and altered amounts of brain serotonin and norepinephrine in mice lacking MAOA. O Cases et al. ...
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*  Silvertip shark - Wikipedia
Marine and Freshwater Behavior and Physiology. 40 (1): 3-34. doi:10.1080/10236240601154872. Martin, R.A. Agonistic Display in ... comparison of display features and implications for shark-human interactions". ... ISBN 1-900724-36-7. Martin, R.A. (March 2007). "A review of shark agonistic displays: ... they exhibit fidelity to certain areas and there are reports of territorial behavior. They are usually encountered alone or in ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Silvertip_shark
*  Sagi, Amir
The influence of androgenic gland implantation on the agonistic behavior of female crayfish (Cherax quadricarinatus) in ... interactions with males. Behaviour. 140:649-664. 2003 * The influence of androgenic gland implantation on the agonistic ... Intersexuality and behavior in crayfish: The de-masculinization effects of androgenic gland ablation. Hormones and Behavior. 50 ... Methyl Farnesoate Levels in Male Spider Crabs Exhibiting Active Reproductive Behavior. Hormones and Behavior. 28:261-272. 1994 ...
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*  Center Mass: Why Police and Soldiers Shoot to Stop instead of Shooting to Wound, page 5
... the males in each troop display agonistic and territorial behavior such as calling and barking. These interactions happen with ... SOCIAL ORGANIZATION AND BEHAVIOR The social organization of black spider monkeys is closely related to their ecological niche ... black spider monkeys exhibit another behavior that helps them cope with seasonally restricted fruit. Like chimpanzees (Pan ...
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*  Topic 7: Sexual Selection | The Norton Animal Behavior DVD: W. W. Norton StudySpace
"Red deer stags use formants as assessment cues during intrasexual agonistic interactions," Proceedings of the Royal Society of ... Aggressive Fowl Interaction. C. K. Cornwallis. Unfamiliar male domestic fowl (Gallus gallus) engage in escalated aggressive ... FURTHER READING: Lee A. Dugatkin, Principles of Animal Behavior, 3rd ed. (New York: W. W. Norton, 2013), chap. 7, "Sexual ... FURTHER READING: Lee A. Dugatkin, Principles of Animal Behavior, 3rd ed. (New York: W. W. Norton, 2013), chap. 7, "Sexual ...
  http://wwnorton.com/college/biology/animalbehavior/tp/07/7.aspx
*  Quando os beija-flores são os ladrões: efeito da visitação na reprodução de uma planta Neotropical Styrax ferrugineus Nees &...
Agonistic interactions were not limited within the hummingbirds, because they frequently repelled other visitors, especially ... Nectar variation and even empty flowers may also affect foraging behavior of hummingbirds. The agonistic territorial defense ... contact with reproductive structures of the flower and agonistic interaction. Whenever possible, insects were captured for ... Territorial behavior was observed in E. macroura and A. fimbriata with the former appearing as the hierarchically dominant ...
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