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Keywords: defensive behaviour
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J Exp Biol (2021) 224 (9): jeb240465.
Published: 04 May 2021
... the defensive behaviour of Italian agile frog ( Rana latastei ) tadpoles when exposed to the chemical cues of two predator species, one native (dragonfly larvae) and one alien (red swamp crayfish). Firstly, we observed whether a plastic life history trait (i.e. hatching time) might be affected by native...
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J Exp Biol (2021) 224 (6): jeb230433.
Published: 12 March 2021
...Azadeh Tafreshiha; Sven A. van der Burg; Kato Smits; Laila A. Blömer; J. Alexander Heimel ABSTRACT Innate defensive responses such as freezing or escape are essential for animal survival. Mice show defensive behaviour to stimuli sweeping overhead, like a bird cruising the sky. Here, we tested...
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J Exp Biol (2015) 218 (24): 3919–3930.
Published: 01 December 2015
... conspecifics and other species is mostly shared via chemical cues, olfaction is the dominant sensory system and all major groups of aquatic organisms, from protists to amphibians, display defensive behaviours upon detection of predator odour (kairomone) or alarm cues released by damaged and consumed prey...
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J Exp Biol (2007) 210 (14): 2481–2488.
Published: 15 July 2007
... echolocation tiger moth phonoresponse defensive behaviour Cycnia tenera Information is encoded in sounds via their frequency, duration and amplitude, and the auditory systems of vertebrates use multicellular neural systems to discriminate the salient from irrelevant components of those sounds...