Temperature-dependent aposematic behavior in the newt Cynops pyrrhogaster.


Aposematic animals advertise their unprofitability to potential predators via morphological and behavioral signals. Strong signals are detectable and memorable for the predators, and such signals would therefore be expected to be most effective. However, many apparently well-defended animals do not have very conspicuous signals. To better understand this… (More)
DOI: 10.2108/zsj.27.555