Two types of coloring correspond to two variants of a behavior strategy. With one of them, the animal seeks to go unnoticed, trying to avoid meeting a predator or sneaking up on a prey. For this, a protective coloring is used, which allows merging with the background. On the other hand, animals that are dangerous or poisonous often emphasize this in every way. They use a bright unmasking color, warning: “Do not eat me.” In addition to poisonous organisms, this strategy is used to mimic harmless species under them. Organisms can have a unmasking color and for a completely different reason – in connection with the desire to attract a partner for reproduction (bright color of many male birds, fish, reptiles, butterflies, etc.). In this case, the task of procreation conflicts with the instinct of self-preservation, but it turns out to be more significant for the body.
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