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The Black-Tailed Prairie Dog: Social Life of a Burrowing Mammal

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In The Black-Tailed Prairie Dog , John L. Hoogland draws on sixteen years of research at Wind Cave National Park, South Dakota, in the United States to provide this account of prairie dog social behavior. Through comparisons with more than 300 other animal species, he offers new insights into basic theory in behavioral ecology and sociobiology. Hoogland documents interactions within and among families of prairie dogs to examine the advantages and disadvantages of coloniality. By addressing such topics as male and female ...

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The Black-Tailed Prairie Dog: Social Life of a Burrowing Mammal
1995, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226351186

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The Black-Tailed Prairie Dog: Social Life of a Burrowing Mammal
1995, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226351179

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