An Anatomical Model of Mothering Behavior in Mus Musculus
Keywords:animals, improvement, human interaction, social behavior, mus musculas
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biologist Nikolaas Tinbergen (1907–1988), Austrian biologists Konrad Lorenz and Karl von Frisch (1886–1982)—is
generally regarded as having launched the current field of ethology in the 1930s.
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