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Ecology and Population Genetics of Two Large Macaw Species in the Peruvian Amazon

Olah, George

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The order Psittaciformes (parrots) contains 398 extant species, divided into 3 families (Psittacidae 374, Cacatuidae 21, Strigopidae 3 species) of which 111 (28%) are classified as threatened on the IUCN Red List. This thesis presents a wide array of interdisciplinary methods to study parrots: statistical modeling of their extinction risk, on site ecological studies of nest preferences, and population genetic techniques. I modeled the factors associated with...[Show more]

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Date published: 2016-05
Type: Thesis (PhD)
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/101511

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