Download e-book for iPad: Animal Vigilance: Monitoring Predators and Competitors by Guy Beauchamp

By Guy Beauchamp

ISBN-10: 0128019832

ISBN-13: 9780128019832

Animal Vigilance builds at the author’s past book with educational Press (Social Predation: How team dwelling merits Predators and Prey) by means of constructing numerous different subject matters together with the improvement and mechanisms underlying vigilance, in addition to constructing extra totally the evolution and serve as of vigilance.

Animal vigilance has been on the vanguard of study on animal habit for a few years, yet no finished evaluate of this subject has existed. scholars of animal habit have curious about many facets of animal vigilance, from versions of its adaptive worth to empirical study within the laboratory and within the box. The tremendous literature on vigilance is greatly dispersed with usually little touch among types and empirical paintings and among researchers targeting varied taxa reminiscent of birds and mammals. Animal Vigilance fills this hole within the to be had material.

  • Tackles vigilance from all angles, theoretical and empirical, whereas together with the broadest diversity of species to underscore unifying themes
  • Discusses a number of more recent advancements within the zone, reminiscent of vigilance copying and impression of nutrition density
  • Highlights contemporary demanding situations to assumptions of conventional versions of vigilance, similar to the belief that vigilance is self reliant between staff individuals, that is reviewed in the course of dialogue of synchronization and coordination of vigilance in a group
  • Written by means of a best specialist in animal vigilance

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