Aggression and related behavioral traits: the impact of winning and losing and the role of hormones.

@article{Chang2012AggressionAR,
  title={Aggression and related behavioral traits: the impact of winning and losing and the role of hormones.},
  author={Ching S. Chang and Chengyu T. Li and Ryan L Earley and Yuying Hsu},
  journal={Integrative and comparative biology},
  year={2012},
  volume={52 6},
  pages={801-13}
}
A suite of correlated behaviors reflecting between-individual consistency in behavior across multiple situations is termed a "behavioral syndrome." Researchers have suggested that a cause for the correlation between different behaviors might lie in the neuroendocrine system. In this study, we examined the relationships between aggressiveness (a fish's readiness to perform gill display to its mirror image) and each of boldness (the readiness to emerge from a shelter), exploratory tendency (the… CONTINUE READING

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