Tree of Life

Piloting the use of familiar landmarks 2 compass

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Unformatted text preview: s of responding to a particular situation in various ways 51.2: What Should I Eat? Foraging: the act of seeking food Optimal Foraging: the assumption that animals will try to maximize the amount of usable energy they take in, given the cots of finding and ingesting food 51.3: Who Should I Mate With? Animals mate in a way that maximizes fitness 51.4: Where Should I Live? Migration is the long- distance movement of a population associated with a change of seasons There are 3 types of navigation: 1). Piloting: the use of familiar landmarks 2). Compass orientation: movement that is oriented in a specific direction 3). True navigatio...
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This note was uploaded on 02/06/2014 for the course BIO 104 taught by Professor Matthewhamilton during the Spring '11 term at Georgetown.

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