mating behavior

Cooperative breeder animals

39 species

Cooperative breeding is a social system where offspring receive care not only from their parents but also from additional group members, often called helpers. Cooperative breeding occurs across taxonomic groups including birds, mammals, fish, and insects.
Cooperative breeding is a social system where offspring receive care not only from their parents but also from additional group members, often called helpers. Cooperative breeding occurs across taxonomic groups including birds, mammals, fish, and insects.