Ultrasonic vocalizations during sex behavior of male house mice (Mus musculus): a description.

  • John G Nyby
  • Published 1983 in Behavioral and neural biology


After placing a female house mouse into the home cage of a male, the occurrences of four behaviors were recorded on separate channels of an event recorder: (1) male sniffing female, (2) male mounting female, (3) male intromitting female, and (4) 70-kHz vocalizations. The amount of vocalizing was greatest shortly after pairing and was associated with the… (More)


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