Red junglefowl have individual body odors

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Karlsson, Anna-Carin; Jensen, Per; Elgland, Mathias; Laur, Katriann; Fyrner, Timmy; Konradsson, Peter; Laska, Matthias;
(2010)
  • Publisher: The Company of Biologists Ltd
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1242/jeb.040279
  • Subject: feather-pecking | red junglefowl | TEKNIKVETENSKAP | body odors | TECHNOLOGY | mice | GC-MS
    mesheuropmc: psychological phenomena and processes

Olfaction may play an important role in regulating bird behavior, and has been suggested to be involved in feather-pecking. We investigated possible differences in the body odors of red junglefowl females by using an automated olfactometer which assessed the ability of ... View more
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