Timber Rattlesnakes (Crotalus horridus) Use Chemical Cues to Select Ambush Sites

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Chemicals left by organisms moving through the environment are used by other organisms to mediate interspecific interactions. Most studies of chemical eavesdropping focus on prey responding to chemical cues from predators,Despite the fact that chemical cues are frequently used by predators as a source of information about prey. Crotalus horridususes a… (More)
DOI: 10.1023/B:JOEC.0000018632.27010.1e

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@article{Clark2004TimberR, title={Timber Rattlesnakes (Crotalus horridus) Use Chemical Cues to Select Ambush Sites}, author={Rulon W. Clark}, journal={Journal of Chemical Ecology}, year={2004}, volume={30}, pages={607-617} }