home range

  1. the area in which an animal normally ranges
Linguix Browser extension
Fix your writing
on millions of websites
Get Started For Free Linguix pencil

How To Use home range In A Sentence

  • Male topi, Damaliscus lunatus, defend core areas within large home ranges at low population densities and wooded habitat, but they form leks at high population densities in open grasslands.
  • Tiles were placed in the same home range areas for all trials, but in different runways or locations to avoid habituation and previous scents.
  • Often wideranging movements can cause gross overestimates of the population size as with a small population with very large home ranges mistaken as a large population with small home ranges.
  • Resident associates or betas were adults / subadults with home ranges that overlapped extensively with those of resident breeders and were directly observed interacting with breeding residents.
  • Conversely, subdominant fish were diurnal and occupied large home ranges by day but were generally not observed at night.
  • For the rest of the year they wander their home ranges or defend their territories against all-comers.
  • The role that these territorial interactions play in influencing the redistribution of animals that have been evicted from their native home ranges remains unclear.
  • The leader organizes troop activities like eating, nesting in leaves, and moving about the group's 0.75-to-16-square-mile (2-to-40-square-kilometer) home range.
  • During the breeding season, coveys break up into breeding pairs that spread out across the home range to nest.
  • The adult males move in larger home ranges that are superimposed spatially upon those of the females.
View all
This website uses cookies to make Linguix work for you. By using this site, you agree to our cookie policy