Unexpected diversity in socially synchronized rhythms of shorebirds

@article{Bulla2016UnexpectedDI,
  title={Unexpected diversity in socially synchronized rhythms of shorebirds},
  author={Martin Bulla and Mihai Valcu and Adriaan M. Dokter and Alexei G. Dondua and Andr{\'a}s Kosztol{\'a}nyi and Anne L. Rutten and Barbara Helm and Brett K. Sandercock and Bruce R. Casler and Bruno J. Ens and Caleb S. Spiegel and Chris J. Hassell and Clemens K{\"u}pper and Clive D. T. Minton and Daniel Burgas and David B Lank and David C. Payer and Egor Y. Loktionov and Erica Nol and Eunbi Kwon and Fletcher Smith and H. River Gates and Hana Vitnerov{\'a} and Hanna Pr{\"u}ter and James A. Johnson and James J. H. St Clair and Jean-François Lamarre and Jennie Rausch and Jeroen Reneerkens and Jesse R Conklin and Joanna Burger and Joseph R. Liebezeit and Jo{\"e}l B{\^e}ty and Jon T. Coleman and Jordi Figuerola and Jos C.E.W. Hooijmeijer and Jos{\'e} A. Alves and Joseph A. M. Smith and Karel Weidinger and Kari Koivula and Ken Gosbell and Klaus-Michael Exo and Larry Niles and Laura Koloski and Laura Mckinnon and Libor Praus and Marcel Klaassen and Marie-Andr{\'e}e Giroux and Martin Sl{\'a}de{\vc}ek and Megan L. Boldenow and Michael I. Goldstein and Miroslav E {\vS}{\'a}lek and Nathan R. Senner and Nelli R{\"o}nk{\"a} and Nicolas Lecomte and Olivier Gilg and Orsolya Vincze and Oscar Johnson and Paul A. Smith and Paul F. Woodard and Pavel Tomkovich and Phil F. Battley and Rebecca L. Bentzen and Richard B. Lanctot and Ronald R. Porter and Sarah T. Saalfeld and Scott Freeman and Stephen Brown and Stephen M. Yezerinac and Tam{\'a}s Sz{\'e}kely and Tom{\'a}s Montalvo and Theunis Piersma and Vanessa Loverti and Veli-Matti Pakanen and Wim Tijsen and Bart Kempenaers},
  journal={Nature},
  year={2016},
  volume={540},
  pages={109-113}
}
The behavioural rhythms of organisms are thought to be under strong selection, influenced by the rhythmicity of the environment. Such behavioural rhythms are well studied in isolated individuals under laboratory conditions, but free-living individuals have to temporally synchronize their activities with those of others, including potential mates, competitors, prey and predators. Individuals can temporally segregate their daily activities (for example, prey avoiding predators, subordinates… Expand

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