Hatching asynchrony in the Eurasian kestrel Falco tinnunculus: an experimental test of the brood reduction hypothesis
2000 (English)In: JOURNAL OF ANIMAL ECOLOGY, ISSN 0021-8790, Vol. 69, no 1, 85-95 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
1. We tested the brood reduction hypothesis by manipulating hatching spans of Eurasian kestrel Falco tinnunculus (Linnaeus) broods during two low vole years (1996-97) in western Finland. In addition, half the broods in 1997 were food supplemented during t
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BLACKWELL SCIENCE LTD , 2000. Vol. 69, no 1, 85-95 p.
facultative manipulation; food limitation; food supplementing; parental effort; vole cycle; FLUCTUATING FOOD CONDITIONS; FUNCTIONAL-RESPONSES; BREEDING PERFORMANCE; AMERICAN KESTRELS; PIED FLYCATCHER; PARENTAL EFFORT; CLUTCH SIZE; BIRDS; PREY; LIMITATION
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-38203OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-38203DiVA: diva2:66102
Addresses: Wiehn J, ETH Zurich, CH-8092 Zurich, Switzerland. Turku Univ, Dept Biol, Sect Ecol, FIN-20014 Turku, Finland. Uppsala Univ, Dept Zool, Sect Populat Biol, S-75236 Uppsala, Sweden.2008-10-172008-10-172011-01-14