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Whilst studies on cetaceans have focused on a few populations of just a few species, various complex behaviours and social structures that support the notion that cetaceans should be regarded as intelligent animals have been revealed. The evidence to support this is reviewed here and is best...

Author(s)
Simmonds, M. P.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 2006, 100, 1/2, pp 103-116
Abstract

The wide range of sizes of sexually mature prawn populations and particularly of the males is very typical of Macrobrachium rosenbergii (De Man) and a major obstacle to increased profitability of prawn culture. Prawn size variation reflects a complex population structure composed of three major...

Author(s)
Karplus, I.
Publisher
Blackwell Publishing, Oxford, UK
Citation
Aquaculture Research, 2005, 36, 3, pp 238-254
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Author(s)
Delaney, M.; Follet, C.; Ryan, N.; Hanney, N.; Lusk-Yablick, J.; Gerlach, G.
Publisher
Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, USA
Citation
Biological Bulletin, 2002, 203, 2, pp 240-241
Abstract

Androgens are classically thought of as the sex steroids controlling male reproduction. However, in recent years evidence has accumulated showing that androgens can also be affected by the interactions between conspecifics, suggesting reciprocal interactions between androgens and behaviour. These...

Author(s)
Oliveira, R. F.; Hirschenhauser, K.; Carneiro, L. A.; Canario, A. V. M.
Publisher
Elsevier Science Inc., New York, USA
Citation
Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. B, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, 2002, 132, 1, pp 203-215
Abstract

The social behaviour of Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) smolts collected from Rocky River, Newfoundland, Canada in the spring of 1999 and 2000 was evaluated during their migration period under controlled conditions in an experimental stream tank. Agonistic behaviour, dominance, distance to nearest...

Author(s)
Connors, K. B.; Scruton, D.; Brown, J. A.; McKinley, R. S.
Publisher
Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Hydrobiologia, 2002, 483, pp 231-237

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