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When a nipple is placed in a newborn baby’s mouth, the infant will immediately begin to suckle. This is an example of ____________.

Innate Behavior


Innate Behavior:

under strong genetic control and similar in all individuals of a species


Fixed Action Patterns (FAPS):

unchangeable series of actions triggered by a specific stimulus


Population ecology is concerned with changes in

population size and the factors that regulate populations over time