P. K. McGregor's Animal Communication Networks PDF

By P. K. McGregor

ISBN-10: 0511111096

ISBN-13: 9780511111099

ISBN-10: 0521823617

ISBN-13: 9780521823616

Summarizing learn growth and customers within the speedily increasing region of animal conversation networks, this ebook differs from different works on animal communique since it covers numerous animal teams and kinds of sign. It additionally highlights study on the interface with different disciplines (for instance, psychology and body structure) and is meant for researchers within the box, complicated scholars and high-level undergraduates.

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Nowak, M. A. & Sigmund, K. 1998. Evolution of indirect reciprocity by image scoring. Nature, 393, 573–577. 35 P1: JZZ/... P2: JZZ/... xml CU1917B/McGregor 36 0 521 582361 7 April 10, 2005 16:16 T. M. Peake Oliveira, R. , McGregor, P. K. & Latruffe, C. 1998. Know thine enemy: fighting fish gather information from observing conspecifics interactions. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Series B, 265, 1045–1049. Oliveira, R. , Rosenthal, G. , Schlupp, I. et al. 2000. Considerations on the use of video playbacks as visual stimuli: the Lisbon workshop consensus.

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In this chapter, I have distinguished between examples of eavesdropping that involve the interception of signals (interceptive eavesdropping) and a more recently suggested phenomenon of gathering information from signalling interactions between conspecifics (social eavesdropping). g. where such eavesdropping occurs between trophic levels). The effects of interceptive eavesdroppers within species and social eavesdroppers in general are less well understood. The focus of studies on social eavesdropping has so far been territorial species, reflecting the biases of researchers active in this area.

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