The Vocal Repertoire of the Red Junglefowl: A Spectrographic Classification and the Code of Communication

@article{Collias1987TheVR,
  title={The Vocal Repertoire of the Red Junglefowl: A Spectrographic Classification and the Code of Communication},
  author={N. Collias},
  journal={The Condor},
  year={1987},
  volume={89},
  pages={510-524}
}
This report attempts to describe objectively the complete vocal repertoire and the vocal code of the Red Junglefowl (Gallus gallus), most probable wild ancestor of the domestic fowl. An unconfined color-banded flock was watched over a period of 6 years at the San Diego Zoo. The general behavior and vocalizations are essentially the same in Red Junglefowl and the domestic fowl. Different vocal signals can be recognized by their sonograms and by the common element in the various situations in… Expand

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