Physical characteristics, categories and functions of song in the Indian Robin Saxicoloides fulicata (Aves: Muscicapidae)

@article{Kumar2011PhysicalCC,
  title={Physical characteristics, categories and functions of song in the Indian Robin Saxicoloides fulicata (Aves: Muscicapidae)},
  author={Anil . Kumar},
  journal={Journal of Threatened Taxa},
  year={2011},
  volume={3},
  pages={1909-1918}
}
  • Anil . Kumar
  • Published 26 July 2011
  • Biology
  • Journal of Threatened Taxa
The physical characteristics and biological significance of song in the endemic Indian Robin Saxicoloides fulicata are described. Songs are discrete and composed of strophes (structural units) with frequency ranging from 1.03 to 8.00 kHz, preceded and followed by temporal intervals from 0.21 to 21.25 sec. Occasional, monosyllabic whistles are also identified. In a song bout usually the same type of strophe is repeated several times in a stereotyped manner with minor structural variations of… 

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