This post was written by admin on December 22, 2011
Posted Under: Glossary

Animals specially birds that stay at their nest or birthplace for a long time after birth, due to their dependence on the parents for feeding, protection and learning survival skills.e.g. most Mammals, Marsupials and many species of Birds

It is the opposite of Nidifugous, where the animal is able to leave the nest very faster after birth.

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