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grooming behavior

Known as: grooming behaviour 
The specific behavior of an organism relating to grooming, cleaning and brushing to remove dirt and parasites. [GOC:jl, GOC:pr]
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Review
2013
Review
2013
Grooming is a well-recognized, multipurpose, behavior in arthropods and vertebrates. In this paper, we review the literature to… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Grooming handclasp (GHC) behaviour was originally advocated as the first evidence of social culture in chimpanzees owing to the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Evidence suggests that behavioural defences, such as habitat selection and grooming behaviour, have evolved in animals in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
We have studied the possible interaction between the cannabinoid receptor agonist CP 55,940 (1 and 50 μg/kg) and the 5-HT1A… Expand
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
To study the consequences of impaired functioning of the glucocorticoid receptor (GR) for behavioural, neuroendocrine and… Expand
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The study examined the use of behaviour in assessing post-laparotomy pain in rats given subcutaneous injections of saline (0.2 ml… Expand
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Adult female brown long-eared bats, Plecotus aurituswere taken into captivity over a 3-year period and housed in two free-flight… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
The efferent connections of the hypothalamic area, where grooming can be elicited by local electrical stimulation or injection of… Expand
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Social relationships are integral to the behaviour of many mammalian species. Primates are unusual in that their social… Expand
Highly Cited
1972
Highly Cited
1972
  • D. Farish
  • Animal behaviour
  • 1972
  • Corpus ID: 30579883
Abstract The grooming behaviour of 115 species of Hymenoptera (including castes and sexes) was recorded on an event recorder… Expand