Resource requirements of parrots: nest site selectivity and dietary plasticity of Psittaciformes

@article{Renton2015ResourceRO,
  title={Resource requirements of parrots: nest site selectivity and dietary plasticity of Psittaciformes},
  author={Katherine Renton and Alejandro Salinas-Melgoza and Miguel {\'A}ngel De Labra-Hern{\'a}ndez and Sylvia Margarita de la Parra-Mart{\'i}nez},
  journal={Journal of Ornithology},
  year={2015},
  volume={156},
  pages={73-90}
}
Parrots (Order Psittaciformes) are secondary cavity-nesters that depend on existing cavities for nest sites, and consume plant resources of fruits, seeds, and flowers that are highly variable, but little is known of resource selectivity by parrots, or how they deal with variable environments. We reviewed published studies of nest-cavity use by parrots, and… CONTINUE READING