Multiple Plumage Ornaments as Signals of Intrasexual Communication in GoldenWinged Warblers

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Avian plumage represents some of the greatest diversity in integument coloration of all animals. Plumage signals are diverse in function, including those that allow for assessing potential mates or the mitigation of agonistic interactions between rivals. Many bird species possess multiple ornamental traits that have the potential to serve as multiple or… (More)

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@inproceedings{Jones2017MultiplePO, title={Multiple Plumage Ornaments as Signals of Intrasexual Communication in GoldenWinged Warblers}, author={John A. Jones and Anna C. Tisdale and Marja H. Bakermans and Jeffery L. Larkin and Curtis G. Smalling and Lynn M Siefferman}, year={2017} }