Personality Traits and Behavioral Syndromes in Differently Urbanized Populations of House Sparrows (Passer domesticus)

@inproceedings{Bkony2012PersonalityTA,
  title={Personality Traits and Behavioral Syndromes in Differently Urbanized Populations of House Sparrows (Passer domesticus)},
  author={Veronika B{\'o}kony and Anna Kulcs{\'a}r and Zoltan Toth and Andr{\'a}s Liker},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2012}
}
Urbanization creates novel environments for wild animals where selection pressures may differ drastically from those in natural habitats. Adaptation to urban life involves changes in various traits, including behavior. Behavioral traits often vary consistently among individuals, and these so-called personality traits can be correlated with each other, forming behavioral syndromes. Despite their adaptive significance and potential to act as constraints, little is known about the role of animal… CONTINUE READING
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