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migratory behavior

The periodic and cyclic movement of organisms from one place to another, usually driven by the availability of resources, climatic conditions or for mating.
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  • migratory behaviour
  • nomadism
  • migratory patterns
  • migration behavior
  • seasonal migration
  • annual migration
  • seasonal movements
  • animal migration
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