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  • Juan A Amat, Francisco Hortas, +5 authors Araceli Sánchez Garrido
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Comparative biochemistry and physiology. Part A…
  • 2007 (First Publication: 1 June 2007)
  • Greater flamingos in southern Spain foraged in areas distant from a breeding site, spending 4-6 days in foraging areas between successive visits to the colony to feed their chicks. During four years,Continue Reading
  • John D. Goss-Custard, Andrew D. West, +31 authors Richard A. Pettifor
  • Medicine, Biology
  • Biological reviews of the Cambridge Philosophical…
  • 2006 (First Publication: 10 January 2007)
  • As field determinations take much effort, it would be useful to be able to predict easily the coefficients describing the functional response of free-living predators, the function relating foodContinue Reading
  • Juan A Amat, G. Henk Visser, Alejandro Pérez-Hurtado, Gonzalo M. Arroyo
  • Medicine, Biology
  • Proceedings of the Royal Society of London…
  • 2000 (First Publication: 7 November 2000)
  • The aim of this study was to examine whether the energetic costs of reproduction explain offspring desertion by female shorebirds, as is suggested by the differential parental capacity hypothesis. AContinue Reading
  • Sarah Camilleri, Michaela De Giglio, Francesco Stecchi, Alejandro Pérez-Hurtado
  • Biology
  • Wetlands Ecology and Management
  • 2016 (First Publication: 1 February 2017)
  • In areas with a long history of human occupation, coastal wetlands have undergone extensive modification to accommodate extractive activities as salt-extraction and aquaculture. These man-madeContinue Reading
  • Macarena Castro, José A. Masero, César Megina, Juan A Amat, Alejandro Pérez-Hurtado
  • Biology
  • 2008 (First Publication: 1 April 2008)
  • Abstract Macronutrient (protein, lipids, and carbohydrates) assimilation efficiencies of wild birds have rarely been studied, but they may be particularly important for estimating the optimal diet.Continue Reading