social behavior

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social behavior

[′sō·shəl bi′hā·vyər]
(zoology)
Any behavior on the part of an organism stimulated by, or acting upon, another member of the same species.
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During this time, most bucks will still be in bachelor groups and very tolerant of other bucks.
The hunters were making their first 2012 visit to the lease, setting up cameras and dumping corn as usual, when they drove up on bachelor group about 50 yards away.
Some are still there living out their lives at night while others dispersed when the bucks shed their velvet and broke up their bachelor groups.
Field-edge sits can obviously pay off; however, hunting on memories of bachelor groups can often lead to frustrating sits.
These aren't tending or challenging grunts, but "Here I am" attention grunts traded between bucks while still gathered in bachelor groups during early seasons.
Some six weeks into the season, my hunting experience had been locating and getting close to bachelor groups in the rugged, rocky country.
Pam has been paired with Hendrix, from the bachelor group, and keepers are hoping love will blossom
Visitors will be able to see a variety of nocturnal creatures being fed, and encouraged to learn more about the bachelor group of 10 Rodrigues fruit bats and the breeding colony of around 60 Sebas short-tailed bats, during the new Discover More sessions, presented for the first time by a keeper.
Back in the summer of 2011, I had high hopes of seeing several specific bucks I wanted to chase later that fall in this bachelor group of 12 bucks.
Visitors will be able to see a variety of nocturnal creatures being fed and encouraged to learn more about the bachelor group of ten Rodrigues fruit bats.
He will join a bachelor group within a newly-built exhibit at the safari park.

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