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Social Behavior of Animals

Social animals are animals that are highly interactive with other members of their own species.

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aggression

Behavior that is intended to cause harm or pain.

communicate

The activity of conveying information; needed for individuals to cooperate

cooperation

Type of animal behavior in which social animals live and work together for the good of the group.

interspecific competition

Relationship between organisms of different species that strive for the same resources in the same place.

intraspecific competition

Relationship between organisms of the same species that strive for the same resources in the same place.

pheromone

A secreted or excreted chemical factor that triggers a social response in members of the same species; used by some species for communication.

social animal

Animal that lives in a society.

society

Close-knit group of animals of the same species that live and work together.

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