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  1. 1. Behavioral responses of mice to the odor of cat urine and horse urine

    Kandidat-uppsats, Linköpings universitet/Biologi

    Författare :Ellen Norlén; [2016]
    Nyckelord :Mice; prey animal; predator odor; cat urine; bladder urine; horse urine; N-pentyl acetate; behavioral responses;

    Sammanfattning : The detection of predators by prey species is crucial in order to escape the threat posed by a predator. In mammals, the olfactory sensory system is commonly used to detect odors emitted by predators, and to determine how threatening the situation actually is. However, knowledge about this ability is still sparse and in some cases conflicting. LÄS MER