In nearly every case, the presence or absence of a partner conspecific
had no effect on the subject's decision to send fruit to the other animal's enclosure.
Because we intentionally chose abundant native species for our study, conspecific
flowers were always available within the foraging range of the pollinators.
calling songs in katydids very often include ultrasonic frequencies and thus overlap in the frequency domain with aversive stimuli.
attraction is the tendency for animals to settle near other members of their species.
laticeps can recognize male conspecific
pheromones (Cooper, 1996; Cooper and Vitt, 1984).
1996), the only factor we have been able to identify that isolates the two species is conspecific
sperm precedence (Howard and Gregory 1993; Gregory and Howard 1994).
Observations of free-roaming lizards in Bentsen-Rio Grande State Park demonstrate that both LAR-A and LAR-B behave aggressively toward conspecifics
as well as toward each other.
For each of the 20 species monitored at both locations, I compared flowering times of conspecific
plants between the two locations and between different microclimates at each location.
We found the distance from each individual to its nearest conspecific
It has also been reported that parasitic female Hymenoptera are less likely to self-superparasitize than superparasitize another conspecific
(Vandijken et al.
To test whether the hermaphrodite and male sexes are fixed or plastic in the androdioecious pedunculate barnacle Octolasmis warwickii, we conducted a series of 22-day-long transplanting experiments to evaluate the effects of a) the original site (attached to the conspecific
Comparative blood samples for SPE were collected from 7 conspecific
Three separate experiments were conducted to investigate the effects of conspecifics
on shelter use by Diadema antillarum; specifically, shelter choice was tested with (1) conspecifics
present and shelter not limited, (2) conspecific
odors present and shelter not limited, and (3) conspecific
odors present and shelter limited, To determine whether the presence of a conspecific
affects shelter selection by D.
To determine if animals from Hawaii are conspecific
by recording whether the individual is staring directly at a nearby conspecific
versus a gaze into the distance (Klose et al.