Plasticity varies with boldness in a weakly-electric fish

@inproceedings{Kareklas2016PlasticityVW,
  title={Plasticity varies with boldness in a weakly-electric fish},
  author={Kyriacos Kareklas and Gareth A Arnott and Robert W. Elwood and Richard A Holland},
  booktitle={Frontiers in Zoology},
  year={2016}
}
The expression of animal personality is indicated by patterns of consistency in individual behaviour. Often, the differences exhibited between individuals are consistent across situations. However, between some situations, this can be biased by variable levels of individual plasticity. The interaction between individual plasticity and animal personality can be illustrated by examining situation-sensitive personality traits such as boldness (i.e. risk-taking and exploration tendency). For the… CONTINUE READING
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