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Animal Behaviour: Evolution and Mechanisms by Nils Anthes,Ralph Bergmüller,Wolf Blanckenhorn,H. Jane Brockmann,Claudia Fichtel,Lutz Fromhage,Joachim Frommen,Wolfgang Goymann,Juergen Heinze,Katharina Hirschenhauser,Heribert Hofer,Sylvia Kaiser,Peter M. Kappeler,Bart Kempenaers,Gerald Kerth,Judith Ingr