Traits and behaviour affecting social status in red junglefowl (Gallus gallus) hens

Bachelor thesis English OPEN
Lindblom, Emelie;
(2012)
  • Publisher: Linköpings universitet, Tekniska högskolan
  • Subject: Bird; Dominance; Aggression; Exploration; Morphology

Social status is commonly established among individuals within groups of animals. Despite this common characteristic of social animals it is still unclear how individuals establish their status. I investigated the relationships between morphology, posture and behaviours... View more
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