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Behavioral ecology of tropical birds

Author: Bridget Joan Stutchbury; Eugene S Morton
Publisher: San Diego : Academic Press, ©2001.
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This book examines behavioral adaptations of tropical birds in timing of breeding, life history traits, mating systems and parental care, territoriality, communication, and biotic interactions, and emphasizes the many gaps in our knowledge of tropical birds. We urge students and researchers in temperate and tropical regions alike to realize the potential they have for improving our knowledge of avian adaptations far  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Stutchbury, Bridget Joan, 1962-
Behavioral ecology of tropical birds.
San Diego : Academic Press, ©2001
(DLC) 00107415
(OCoLC)45901128
Online version:
Stutchbury, Bridget Joan, 1962-
Behavioral ecology of tropical birds.
San Diego : Academic Press, ©2001
(OCoLC)755239094
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Bridget Joan Stutchbury; Eugene S Morton
ISBN: 9780126755558 0126755558 9780080527796 0080527795
OCLC Number: 162129270
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 165 pages) : illustrations, map
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Preface. --
Why are Tropical Birds Interesting? --
Breeding Seasons. --
Life History Traits. --
Mating Systems. --
Territoriality. --
Communication. --
Biotic Interactions. --
References. --
Index.
Responsibility: Bridget J.M. Stutchbury and Eugene S. Morton.
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This book examines behavioral adaptations of tropical birds in timing of breeding, life history traits, mating systems and parental care, territoriality, communication, and biotic interactions, and  Read more...

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"This original and valuable book will help to broaden the understanding of avian ecology throughout the world."" -D. Flaspohler, Michigan Technical University, in CHOICE (January 2002)"This is a Read more...

 
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