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Animal Behavior Twitter Conference

The Animal Behavior Society (ABS) and the Association for the Study of Animal Behaviour (ASAB) have joined forces to host the first Global Animal Behaviour Twitter Conference (#AnimBehav2021)!

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ABS 2020-2021
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The ABS 2020- 2021 Student Research Grants and Developing Nations Grants application are being accepted now!

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Call for ABS 2021 Proposals

The ABS will be announcing ABS 2021 symposia and workshop acceptance In December. The deadline to submit was Oct 15, 2020.

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Upcoming Meetings & Events

Join Us! ABS Twitter Conference - Jan 26-27, 2021. Save the date: ABS 2021 - August 3-7, 2021.

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  • 2021-01-05

    Join Us! ABS Education Committee Mid-Year Workshop - "LESSONS FROM ONLINE TEACHING AND LEARNING ANIMAL BEHAVIOR" January 15, 2021 - 10:00 AM EST More information here
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    • 2020-12-14

      NEW! Undergraduate students may receieve a free student online only membership for for the first year of membership. More information here
    • 2020-11-1

      ABS will be adding a new Student Grant Award. Grant applications will ber accepted in mid-November and the exact submission deadline will be available on the webpage Here
    • 2020-10-1

      ABS is now accepting proposals for symposia and workshops at ABS 2021 in Costa Rica in August, 2021. The deadline to submit is Oct 15, 2020. More Info

Featured Article in Animal Behaviour

Phenotype networks reveal differences between practice and courtship displays in swallow-tailed manakins

L.M. Schaedler, P.H.L. Ribeiro, L.T. Manica

Animal Behaviour, Vol. 171, January 2021, Pages 29–39