Dorsal cortex volume in male side-blotched lizards (Uta stansburiana) is associated with different space use strategies.

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Spatial abilities have been associated with many ecologically-relevant behaviors such as territoriality, mate choice, navigation and acquisition of food resources. Differential demands on spatial abilities in birds and mammals have been shown to affect the hippocampus, the region of the brain responsible for spatial processing. In some bird and mammal… (More)

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