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Post-breeding migration ecology of reed Acrocephalus scirpaceus, Moustached A. melanopogon and Cetti's Warblers Cettia cetti at a Mediterranean stopover site

@article{Balana2005PostbreedingME,
  title={Post-breeding migration ecology of reed Acrocephalus scirpaceus, Moustached A. melanopogon and Cetti's Warblers Cettia cetti at a Mediterranean stopover site},
  author={G. Balança and M. Schaub},
  journal={Ardea},
  year={2005},
  volume={93},
  pages={245-257}
}
We analysed and compared body mass and capture-recapture data of a long-distance migrant, the Reed Warbler Acrocephalus scirpaceus, and of two partial and short-distance migrants, the Moustached Warbler A. melanopogon and the Cetti's Warbler Cettia cetti. Data were collected during two consecutive autumn seasons at a Mediterranean stopover site in southern France. Mean stopover duration of Reed Warbler was 8.5 days. It increased from 6.1 days at the end of July to 11.1 days at the end of… Expand

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