INTRASPECIFIC NEST PARASITISM IN THE BARNACLE GOOSE - BEHAVIORAL TACTICS OF PARASITES AND HOSTS
1995 (English)In: ANIMAL BEHAVIOUR, ISSN 0003-3472 [Natvet], Vol. 50, 509-517 p.Article in journal (Other scientific) Published
Intraspecific nest parasitism in the barnacle goose, Branta leucopsis, was recorded by direct observations of females trying to lay eggs in the nests of other females. This was observed on 36 occasions. Parasitic egg-laying attempts were observed both in
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
ACADEMIC PRESS (LONDON) LTD , 1995. Vol. 50, 509-517 p.
LESSER SNOW GEESE; BROOD PARASITISM; WOOD DUCKS; INDIVIDUAL BEHAVIOR; BRANTA-LEUCOPSIS; LAYING EGGS; BIRDS; SWALLOWS; GOLDENEYES; POPULATION
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-56543OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-56543DiVA: diva2:84451
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