Numbers, breeding schedule, and territoriality in Pectoral Sandpipers of northern Alaska.
The question of the territoriality of vessels is ably discussed by Hall, 76-79.
There was no indication that territoriality or social hierarchy existed in the population studied.
territoriality and mutual exclusiveness of adults and even of young seems to be implied.
territoriality in the usual sense is lacking in the five-lined skink, and could scarcely exist in an animal of its habits.
territoriality involves, primarily, defense of the house itself.
territoriality ter·ri·to·ri·al·i·ty (těr'ĭ-tôr'ē-āl'ĭ-tē)
A behavior pattern in animals consisting of the occupation and defense of a territory.
A similar behavior pattern in humans consisting of the tendency to defend a particular domain or sphere of influence or interest.