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phonotaxis


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The movement of an organism in relation to a sound source. For example, females are often attracted by the courtship song of a potential mate (i.e. positive phonotaxis), or animals may flee from the sound of a predator (i.e. negative phonotaxis).

Subjects: Biological Sciences.


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