Passeridae

Known as: Sparrow, Sparrows 
The family Passeridae comprised of small, mainly brown and grey seed-eating birds with conical bills.
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2006
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2006
The traditional likelihood-based test for differences in multivariate dispersions is known to be sensitive to nonnormality. It is… (More)
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2006
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2006
INTRODUCTION At the most general level, questions about the relative rigidity or plasticity of animal communication systems are… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Prior to each visually presented target letter string in a speeded word-nonword classification task, either BIRD, BODY, BUILDING… (More)
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2003
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2003
The evolution of parasite resistance has often been assumed to be governed by antagonistic selection pressures. Defense against… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
The way that we perceive and interact with objects depends on our previous experience with them. For example, a bird expert is… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The ecological constraints hypothesis is widely accepted as an explanation for the evolution of delayed dispersal in… (More)
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1998
Review
1998
Angiotensin (ANG) II is a powerful and phylogenetically widespread stimulus to thirst and sodium appetite. When it is injected… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Many avian species of the North American Sonoran desert, e.g., the black-throated sparrow, Amphispiza bilineata, cactus wren… (More)
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1989
Highly Cited
1989
Data Types and Encapsulation Constructs 472 Chapter 11 Abstract Data Types and Encapsulation Constructs I n this chapter, we… (More)
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1983
Highly Cited
1983
Songbirds such as the white-crowned sparrow memorize the song of conspecific adults during a critical period early in life and… (More)
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