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Is behaviour(such as mating behaviour) genetical inheritable?

  1. Feb 27, 2006 #1
    Is behaviour(such as mating behaviour) genetical inheritable?
     
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  3. Feb 27, 2006 #2

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    Evidently, since modified mating behavior is one of the chief proposed outcomes/causes of speciation.
     
  4. Feb 28, 2006 #3

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    Yes, there are numerous, sex-linked behaviors that thus genetically driven. Think about behaviors that make males different from females: nest building, establishing and defending a territory, courtship rituals, etc. I think you can see how these are inheritable.
     
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