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Final Reflection

Final Reflection

This semester I have gained more from this class then I could have ever expected. In addition to learning about Animal Behavior across so many different species I also learned how to do several things that I can take away from this course and apply 

The Effects of Hunger on Communal Spacing  of Pholcidae Araneae Web Builders: Final Poster Presentation

The Effects of Hunger on Communal Spacing of Pholcidae Araneae Web Builders: Final Poster Presentation

Introduction Social behavior among animal species has been a diverse area of study for many decades. These social behaviors are most often specific to an individual species morphology and behavioral traits. Small fish known as Trinidadian guppies are known as a mobile social group. They 

Open Science Lab Notebook: A closer look at Pholcids

Open Science Lab Notebook: A closer look at Pholcids

Date # Spiders in Tank Web # Quadrant (X,Y,Z) # Spiders in Web 11/13 10 NA NA NA 11/14 9 1 1,1,1 3 (Not Hungry) 2 3,1,1 1 3 3,3,3 1 4 6,3,3 1 5 1,6,3 3 11/18 8 1 1,4,1 2 (Hungry) 2 1,1,1 

Project Proposal 2: The effect of Population Density on Pholcid behavior

Project Proposal 2: The effect of Population Density on Pholcid behavior

Introduction  Pholcus pholcid, otherwise known as Daddy-Long Leg spiders, can be found in all sorts of common locations all over the world (except Antarctica). They are one of the most commonly known genera to humans and often share a home with us. There are currently 

Project Proposal

Project Proposal

Morgan Tupper & Jason Charbonneau 10/8/19 BIO 334 Animal Behavior Research Proposal Mentor: Dr. Karen Cangialosi Changes in Territorial Organization of Lasiodora cristata (Aranaea) Given Changes in Environmental Stimuli Introduction Background and Significance The immense and wide ranging diversity of Arthropods contributes to the Phylums