MadSci Network: Zoology

Subject: Forced lethargy in some animal species.

Date: Tue May 9 11:49:08 2006
Posted by Sebastien
Grade level: grad (science) School: No school entered.
City: Montreal State/Province: QC Country: Canada
Area of science: Zoology
ID: 1147200548.Zo


There's this strange phenomenon by which some animals fall into a state of
lethargy when placed on their back. 

Pigeons, Chickens, sharks, etc. 

This phenomenon has a name and I am looking for this name…

Thanks !

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