Behavioral responses of a sex-role reversed pipefish to a gradient of perceived predation risk
1996 (English)In: BEHAVIORAL ECOLOGY, ISSN 1045-2249, Vol. 7, no 1, 69-75 p.Article in journal (Other scientific) Published
Conspicuous behaviors such as courtship and mating often make animals susceptible to predation. When perceiving themselves at an elevated level of risk, animals frequently reduce conspicuous behaviors in trade-off for a decrease in probability of being pr
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC , 1996. Vol. 7, no 1, 69-75 p.
courtship; information gathering; mate acquisition; pipefish; predation; reproductive behavior; Syngnathidae; trade-off; MATE CHOICE; POECILIA-RETICULATA; SYNGNATHUS-TYPHLE; MATING-BEHAVIOR; BROOD CARE; MALES; COST; CONSEQUENCES; REPRODUCTION; EVOLUTION
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-84304OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-84304DiVA: diva2:112212
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