Persistence of individually distinctive display patterns in fatigued side-blotched lizards (Uta stansburiana)


Iguanian lizards perform conspicuous species-typical push-up displays, which are used in territory advertisement, threat, and courtship contexts. Subtle individually distinctive differences in push-up characteristics have been suggested to play a role in the recognition of social partners. However, if the structure of push-ups is responsive to changing… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00265-003-0701-5


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