Experimental Modulation of Behavior of Free-Ranging Mammals by Semiochemicals

  • Dietland Müller-Schwarze


This paper reviews the mammalian species and behavioral contexts for which we know the role of behavior-modulating conspecific chemicals (=pheromones) well enough to be able to change the behavior of freely moving single individuals consistently and predictably in their natural physical and social environment.


Scent Mark Predator Odor Control Odor Castor Canadensis Conspecific Odor 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Dietland Müller-Schwarze
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  1. 1.College of Environmental Science and ForestryState University of New YorkSyracuseUSA

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