Browsing Biology (School of) by Name "Pritchard, David James"
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(2015-07) - Journal articleAlthough small-scale navigation is well studied in a wide range of species, much of what is known about landmark use by vertebrates is based on laboratory experiments. To investigate how vertebrates in the wild use landmarks, ...
(University of St Andrews, 2016) - Thesis
(2016-01-18) - Journal articleAn animal's behavior is affected by its cognitive abilities, which are, in turn, a consequence of the environment in which an animal has evolved and developed. Although behavioral ecologists have been studying animals in ...
(2016-01) - Journal articleAnimals may remember an important location with reference to one or more visual landmarks. In the laboratory, birds and mammals often preferentially use landmarks near a goal (“local landmarks”) to return to that location ...