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From Science Daily on 29-Mar-2017 10:33

Male domestic fowl are less aggressive towards related males than to unrelated males when competing for copulations, according to a new study. This finding suggests that domestic fowl can recognize their kin among individuals in a group, and that their behavior is different towards kin and non-kin.


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