Animal Behavior

Parent Category: Zoology or Animal Biology
This category is for questions about an animal's visible muscular activity that constitutes behavior, as well as the proximate and ultimate causes.
Yes, colossal squids do squirt black ink when attacked.
The lynx kittens stay with their mom until 9 months old.
Yes, In fact, a recent study of over twenty million cars and drivers suggests that the most commonly pooped on vehicles are black.
Leeches swim best in 60 degree F. water, better than 40 and 60. Leeches swim best in 60 degree F. water, better than 40 and 60. Leeches swim best in 60 degree F. water, better than 40 and 60. Leeches swim best in 60 degree F. water, better than 40 and 60
Dogs and bats are two animals that have a great sense of smell.Their sense of smell is strong because they rely on it to eat.
you can,if your hamster is awake.if your hamster is still asleep,i prefer not to awaken it suddenly because it might bite you.
What would you call an artist that loves to create in all mediumsof art? (i.e someone who deems themselves both an animator, painter, andphotographer etc)
an enemy.
Forever! .. But if u ask how long does it depends on her, for 1.5months in dogs
If it gets in your eyes of into your body it will sting. If it hitsyour skin it will also sting but not as long.
its use to identify unknown organisms
All animals judge in a sense. In the sense that they will avoidother animals if they judge them to be a danger.
The bar-headed goose eats wheat, rice, and barley.
They adapt together and need to know where they are going to gofirst before adapting, and have to make sure that there new home iscooler water than there old home because as they are older theyneed cooler water to survive.
Vibrant red Flowers attract the most Birds, especially Hummingbirds who are after the sweet nectar which must be associated with the color red.
to talk to ohter animal
Mourning Doves are scientifically known as: Zenaida macroura
decoposers break down the dead to return nutrients to the soil consumers eat
A Bug is a decomposer, because it brakes down matter and gives nutrients tot he soil.
Cows and horses
Sometimes, they will take the water from human dwellings where it is left outside for domesticated pets. In the more wild areas, their keen sense of smell leads them to sources such as rivers, streams, and lakes.
Probaly not. But seals and all land and water animals did.
Survival of the fittest is another name for natural selection.
A crab's territory is the area of ocean, beach, or land where itlives. Some crabs feed at sea, and reproduce on beaches. Some crabshave migrations, singly or en masse, between specific areas wherethey eat, sleep, and breed.
Animals with no brains, like oysters, coral, anemones, etc., are not concious, and therefore do not have emotions at all. Repitles have basic emotions, and they will feel fear, satisfaction, stressed, lonely, etc. Mammals like dogs and pigs have complex emotions such as happy, sad, angry, hurt,...
Don't know if they like to, but they do hibernate.
its an i9nsect because all insects can have 8 or 2 legs i don;t know don t no.Wrong first of all a insect will always have six legs and second of all it's A ARACHNID,GET IT THOUGH YOUR HEAD PEOPLE,AND THEY TAUGHT YOU THAT INSECTS HAVE SIX LEGS IN YEAR ONE COME ON PEOPLE.
Snakes are Cold-Blooded meaning they need heat and sunlight tosurvive so on cold days there body isnt getting the sunlight andheat they need to they dont move alot because they dont have thatmuch energy
Snakes are cold blooded, and when weather gets chilly, their metabolism slows down. Warm blooded birds must eat to maintain their body core temperature.
Snakes move sluggishly on cold days because their muscle activity depends on chemical reactions to work and these chemical reaction run tend to run slowly when it is cold. Unlike snakes, most birds are warm blooded. This means that they convert the food they eat to energy which fuels their constant...
Answer . Twins can be born with different health and different size but if one baby is term then they both are term. good luck joymaker rn
Woodchucks normally burrow into the ground.
no he didnt i dont think
Domestic Cats make multiple different noises depending on what mood it is when they are hungry ,lonely or bored.they Purr when they are happy and hiss when scared so now you can talk to cats you strange person
The giant squid must keep its body temperature regulated because itwill suffocate in warm water. To keep itself cool, it remains incooler water and migrates as necessary.
To become a zoologist, the general courses in biology, physics,chemistry, and math. While you can find entry level employment witha bachelor's degree, you will need a master's degree for higherpaying jobs. If you wish to conduct research, you will need a PhD.
Although ants can be seen in various places from spring to autumn, theygo into hibernation in the winter. In addition, from spring to autumn,many ants are seen to come from, and go into, the entrances of theirnests, but these entrances are closed in winter and no ants are seen to come from...
The Candiru http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Candir%C3%BA -Dane
There are many predator-prey relationships in the rain forest. Forexample, birds eat bugs. Big bugs eat smaller bugs. Small animalsand some insects eat plants.
The only time that bees carry honey is when they are swarming.
No, definitely not. The quetzal bird is considered one of the world's most beautiful birds, and part of it's mystique is probably due to the fact that it can't really be kept in captivity. When put in a cage, quetzal birds have been observed to kill themselves or die for unknown reasons. Since it...
If you are talking about how do they find a mate. Well, male gorillas beat on there chests, and frogs swell up there bodies. If wolves see a male courting a female they fight, so they will in hpes when the female.
Depends on which species of mammal you're thinking of. A bear -being an omnivore, all-eater - would happily eat seeds while a cat- being a carnivore, meat eater - wouldn't be able to.
Reptiles go through a process called brumation where their activity slows down during cold weather. This is similar to hibernation but their metabolism slows rather than living off fat. People who own pet reptiles should speak to their vets before their pet starts this process as it can be dangerous...
Some animals use pheromones to find mates
They oyster has a small organ inside of its inner body that creates its own egg with out breeding
They live in large seagrass beds, saltmarsh and margrove areas in the australian coastal waters. They camaflouge in seaweed, to hide from there predators. They swim with 3 types of algea Macrocystis, Ecklonia and Lessonia.
Yes it is. In humans it is, cant imagine it to be different in mammals. Greets, Aapie
He died from being 2 old and stress
many small cave lizards and amphibians also gold fish they cant hear as well as fresh water fish. Moles and worms
Both, depending on the bug. Some bugs are attracted to heat, like sandflies, and some others are attracted to light, like moths. There are even more things that bugs are attracted to. Mosquitoes are attracted to carbon dioxide, a gas that you produce by breathing out!
The bobcats' North American range covers all of the US, parts of Canada, and parts of Mexico. There are thirteen Subspecies of bobcat. Please see the related link listed below for a range map and more information:
They do nothibernate.
Pigs can swim
The meat eating animal in the canine family is a wolf.. The meat eating animal in the canine family is a wolf.
Ok, you might use "mammal" in a sentence like this... " The platypus is both a mammal and an amphibian." OR "A whale is a mammal"
8-1o weeks on the average or the mother may move them , one at a time, if she feels threatened. Baby squirrel's usually stay with their mother for about 8-10 weeks. A mother squirrel may move her babies to another location in those 8-10 weeks if she feels threatened. If you ever see a mother...
No, they are not. Roots are used by the plants, which are producers, to take up nutrients and water in the soil.
Partly white/off-white with shades of grey and a few areas ofblack. Sometimes it can look like a light tan. It varies withinthose colors. Answer: Morning doves are basically a beige brown bird with gray on thewings, and white outer tail feathers. There is little or novariation in coloration among...
Its filled with an oily substance that controls its bouncy so it has the easiest time while swimming.
is haddock found in rivers or seas
Some do like polar bears
1. a series of objects connected one after the other, usually in the form of a series of metal rings passing through one another, used either for various purposes requiring a flexible tie with high tensile strength, as ...
external fertilization
the yucca plant grows in the southwest can be pollinated only by the yucca moth
Densely populated areas have more units per unit of area than moderately populated areas. Example: If 100 people in a store is densely populated; 75 in a store of the same size would be moderately populated.
Feathers are efficient structures for trapping air. Motionless air is a very good thermal insulator.
An adult Arctic Hare is anywhere from 2.5kg to 7kg. A Scrub Hare isanywhere from 1.5kg to 4.5kg. There are many differentclassifications of the Hare but these are the main two.
The Salt Marsh Harvest Mouse.
All references to the discovery in 1676 that animals generateelectricity, simply mention scientists and not specific names. Afew famous scientists who were working in that year ongroundbreaking experiments were Isaac Newton and Antony vonLeeuwenhoek.
There are many saltwater fish, and many have different habitats.Some need warmer water, others need colder water, some need moreplants, and others need more fish.
Gilla monster would make good pets but i think they would bite alot and they look rarelly not good pets for younger kids but maybe teens would be able to take care of one. But if you think you are responsible and know how to not get it angry by not sqeazing,pulling and others.
triggerfish use water currents to knock them over, and then eatthem from underneath.
The habitat that you need to breed ladybugs includes plants thatproduce steady aphid populations.
What is a life cycle of a smooth backed gliding gecko
Gliding is often called flying, although it really isn't. Flyingsquirrels and sugar gliders are two types of animals that glide.They use the skin under their arms to glide on the air.
Its webbed feet & its skin covered with slime fluid to keep skin moist
They live in a pineapple under the sea
sterfish are algae eaters, and they eat a certain type of algae thet kills most fish Do you mean starfish?
mostly frogs live in water but they can go on land to get away from preitors or to get food
yeah i dont even know if this is an answer or what but I have to know this for my science fair! this new answer is posted by cbtadpole07 yes even puppies are born with a strong sense of smell although they can't control their body temperature and are deaf and blind. Dogs are good smellers because...
Autotomy is the ability of an animal to sever an appendage.Autotomy occurs as a means of self-defense. Geckos and lizards,some molluscs and spiders exhibit autotomy.