Raptors

Known as: Bird of Prey, Prey Birds, Raptor 
BIRDS that hunt and kill other animals, especially higher vertebrates, for food. They include the FALCONIFORMES order, or diurnal birds of prey… (More)
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
Information about when and where animals die is important to understand population regulation. In migratory animals, mortality… (More)
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
Biological invasions are a significant driver of human-induced global change and many ecosystems sustain sympatric invaders… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Average longevity in free-living edible dormice (Glis glis) can reach 9 years, which is extremely high for a small rodent. This… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Spiders do not feed directly on vertebrate blood, but a small East African jumping spider (Salticidae), Evarcha culicivora, feeds… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
ness. Second, every attribute specified for a concept is shared by more than one instance of the concept. Thus, the information… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Crab-spiders (Thomisus onustus) positioned for hunting on flowers disguise themselves by assuming the same colour as the flower… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
This study focuses on how prey behavior may affect predation risk through encounter rates and the escape success of the prey… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Raptors - falcons, hawks and eagles in this study - have two regions of the retina in each eye that are specialized for acute… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Terrestrial-derived invertebrate (TI) inputs into streams and predation on them by salmonids (40–180 mm fork length) were… (More)
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
Male and female zebra finches are affected by the colour of plastic leg bands worn by oppositesex conspecifics. They find certain… (More)
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