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[Biology & Species] Researchers find fighting and mating success in giant Australian cuttlefish influenced by sidedness

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From Phys.org:

A team of researchers from the University of Rennes in France, Southern Cross University in Australia and the Marine Biological Laboratory in the U.S., has found that both fighting and mating success with giant Australian cuttlefish are influenced by behavioral lateralization. In their paper published in Proceedings of the Royal Society B, the group describe their study of the largest species of cuttlefish and what they found.

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