Collective behaviour in vertebrates: a sensory perspective

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Pita, Diana; Collignon, Bertrand; Halloy, José; Fernández-Juricic, Esteban; (2016)
  • Publisher: The Royal Society
  • Journal: Royal Society Open Science,volume 3,issue 11 (eissn: 2054-5703)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC5180114, doi: 10.1098/rsos.160377
  • Subject: 44 | 14 | Research Article | collective animal behaviour | 1001 | sensory system | visual acuity | 60 | Biology (Whole Organism) | visual field

Collective behaviour models can predict behaviours of schools, flocks, and herds. However, in many cases, these models make biologically unrealistic assumptions in terms of the sensory capabilities of the organism, which are applied across different species. We explored... View more
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