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Record #135489:

Behaviour and ecology of a polyandrous population of grey phalaropes Phalaropus fulicarius in Iceland / D. Philip Whitfield.

Title: Behaviour and ecology of a polyandrous population of grey phalaropes Phalaropus fulicarius in Iceland / D. Philip Whitfield.
Author(s): Whitfield, D. Philip.
Date: 1995.
In: Journal of Avian Biology. (1995.), Vol. 26(4) (1995)
Abstract: In two-year study of small breeding group of Grey Phalaropes sex ratio was male-biased and polyandry was recorded in three of six female-years. Most observations suggested that, unusually, males competed for females. Return rates of breeding males were also exceptionally high.
Notes:

Journal of Avian Biology. Vol. 26(4) :349-352 (1995).

Keywords: 591.551 -- Animals, breeding behaviour.
598.331 -- Charadriidae: Phalaropus fulicarius.
H5 -- Zoology: birds.
(*3) -- Arctic regions.
(*35) -- Iceland.
SPRI record no.: 135489

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