Hormones, Brain, and Behavior
This is the first volume to integrate information on ways in which the nervous and endocrine systems interact to mediate crucial aspects of reptile behavior. Although the authors pay particular attention to reproductive behavior, from initial recognition and evaluation of potential partners to decisions about reproduction, they also deal with other survival behaviors.
The Interaction of Hormones Brain and Behavior An Emerging Discipline in Herpetology
Physiological Regulation of Sexual Behavior in Female Reptiles
The Physiological Basis of Sexual Behavior in Male Reptiles
Reptilian Coloration and Behavior
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