Fitness and feather wear in the Collared Flycatcher Ficedula albicollis
2000 (English)In: JOURNAL OF AVIAN BIOLOGY, ISSN 0908-8857, Vol. 31, no 4, 504-510 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Individual variation in the degree of feather wear is potentially a useful marker of individual quality or fitness, but next to nothing is known about causes and fitness consequences of feather wear in birds. We studied the effects of sex, age, year and e
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MUNKSGAARD INT PUBL LTD , 2000. Vol. 31, no 4, 504-510 p.
OFFSPRING CONDITION; GENETIC-VARIATION; SEXUAL CONFLICT; INVESTMENT; COSTS; SIZE; AGE
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-38286OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-38286DiVA: diva2:66185
Addresses: Merila J, Uppsala Univ, Evolutionary Biol Ctr, Dept Populat Biol, Norbyvagen 18 D, SE-75236 Uppsala, Sweden. Uppsala Univ, Evolutionary Biol Ctr, Dept Populat Biol, SE-75236 Uppsala, Sweden.2008-10-172008-10-172011-01-14