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Record #180127:

Possible use of foresight, understanding, and planning by wolves hunting muskoxen / L. David Mech.

Title: Possible use of foresight, understanding, and planning by wolves hunting muskoxen / L. David Mech.
Author(s): Mech, L. David.
Date: 2007.
In: Arctic. (2007.), Vol. 60(2) (2007)
Abstract: Reports observation of Arctic wolves (Canis lupus arctos) making two-pronged approach to herd of muskoxen (Ovibos moschatus) and, on another occasion, using ambush technique. Both observations provide evidence of use of foresight, understanding and planning.
Notes:

Arctic. Vol. 60(2) :145-149 (2007).

French abstract.

Keywords: 591.131.1 -- Animal feeding behaviour.
591.131.2 -- Predation.
591.5 -- Animal behaviour.
591.557 -- Interspecific relations.
599.735.5 -- Bovidae: Ovibos moschatus.
599.742.1 -- Canidae: Canis lupus arctos.
H6 -- Zoology: mammals.
(*3) -- Arctic regions.
(*41) -- Canada.
(*464.2) -- Ellesmere Island.
SPRI record no.: 180127

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