Cerebral and behavioural assymetries in animal social recognition

@article{Salva2012CerebralAB,
  title={Cerebral and behavioural assymetries in animal social recognition},
  author={O. Salva and L. Regolin and E. Mascalzoni and G. Vallortigara},
  journal={Comparative Cognition & Behavior Reviews},
  year={2012},
  volume={7},
  pages={110-138}
}
  • O. Salva, L. Regolin, +1 author G. Vallortigara
  • Published 2012
  • Psychology
  • Comparative Cognition & Behavior Reviews
  • Evidence is here summarized that animal species belonging to distant taxa show forms of social recognition, a sophisticated cognitive ability adaptive in most social interactions. The paper then proceeds to review evidence of functional lateralization for this cognitive ability. The main focus of this review is evidence obtained in domestic chickens, the animal model employed in the authors’ laboratories, but we also discuss comparisons with data from species ranging from fishes, amphib ians… CONTINUE READING
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