Fossil Foraging Behavior: Computer Simulation

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Science  21 Nov 1969:
Vol. 166, Issue 3908, pp. 994-995
DOI: 10.1126/science.166.3908.994


Meander patterns produced by ancient sediment feeders can be simulated by digital computer with x-y plotter output. Change in input constants (with a single program) produces variation comparable to genetically controlled behavioral differences between species and genera.

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