Prepared Contributions for Discussion of Session I: Territoriality and Dominance

  • K. Barbehenn
  • P. Leyhausen
  • J. H. Kaufmann
  • K. P. Kinsey


Most of the detailed studies on the way animals use space are concerned with relatively conspicuous diurnal species or with animals in captivity. Typically, these studies focus in depth on intraspecific behavioral interactions and their diverse consequences to the individuals and hence to the population. I would like here to introduce a relevant and common biological variable that otherwise will not be considered in this Symposium — that is, the way in which the presence of some species modifies the behavior of other species in the same community.


Home Range House Mouse Dominance Hierarchy Aggressive Interaction Original Group 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • K. Barbehenn
  • P. Leyhausen
  • J. H. Kaufmann
  • K. P. Kinsey

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