Behavioral Ecology. What exactly is “ Behavior” and “Behavioral Ecology” ? Behavior
3) What is the adaptive advantage or function?
4) What is the evolutionary history of the animal which led to this behavior?
B. F. Skinner
“Nature vs Nurture”
“In a world that is patently disturbed and as pristine environments that serve as scientific baselines disappear, it will be increasingly difficult to determine which behaviors are adaptive and which anachronistic.”