Activity patterns of the common vole, Microtus arvalis — Automatic recording of behaviour in an enclosure

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The activity behaviour of the common vole, Microtus arvalis was studied in an enclosure during a one-year cycle. The number of voles varied between 2 and 25 specimens. Emergence from burrows, running through pathways and visits at a feeding site were automatically recorded by passage counters which we developed for use in the field. The results can be… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00541777

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@article{Lehmann1980ActivityPO, title={Activity patterns of the common vole, Microtus arvalis — Automatic recording of behaviour in an enclosure}, author={Ulrich Lehmann and Christian W. Sommersberg}, journal={Oecologia}, year={1980}, volume={47}, pages={61-75} }