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Variation in clutch size in relation to nest size in birds
Nests are structures built to support and protect eggs and/or offspring from predators, parasites, and adverse weather conditions. Nests are mainly constructed prior to egg laying, meaning thatExpand
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Green Plant Material in Avian Nests
Some bird species place in their nests fresh green plant materials, e.g. leaves, sprigs or branches of herbs, shrubs and trees, which are not a part of the basic nest structure. These additionalExpand
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Clutch-size variation in Western Palaearctic secondary hole-nesting passerine birds in relation to nest box design
Secondary hole-nesting birds that do not construct nest holes themselves and hence regularly breed in nest boxes constitute important model systems for field studies in many biological disciplinesExpand
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