Schooling Fish Under Attack Are Not All Equal: Some Lead, Others Follow

Abstract

Animal groups such as fish schools, bird flocks and insect swarms appear to move so synchronously that they have long been considered egalitarian, leaderless units. In schooling fish, video observations of their spatial-temporal organization have, however, shown that anti-predator manoeuvres are not perfectly synchronous and that individuals have spatial… (More)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0065784

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@inproceedings{Marras2013SchoolingFU, title={Schooling Fish Under Attack Are Not All Equal: Some Lead, Others Follow}, author={Stefano Marras and Paolo Domenici}, booktitle={PloS one}, year={2013} }