Lunar condition influences coyote (Canis latrans) howling

Bender, Darren J.; Bayne, Erin M.
October 1996
American Midland Naturalist;Oct96, Vol. 136 Issue 2, p413
Academic Journal
Studies whether the howling of coyotes is related to lunar condition. Theory that coyotes howl when the moon is full; Relationship between group howling and the moon light; Information on the changes in the social behavior of coyotes with respects to foraging behavior and territory defense; Categorization of coyote howling; Methodology and results of the study.


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