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Alarm Calls

Robert M. Seyfarth and Dorothy L. Cheney

in Encyclopedia of Evolution

Published in print January 2002 | ISBN: 9780195122008
Published online January 2005 | e-ISBN: 9780195187601
Alarm Calls

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Alarm calls are highly conspicuous vocalizations given by animals when they encounter a predator. In some bird species, alarm calls

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Subjects: Evolutionary Biology

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