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The breeding ecology and behaviour of a colour-marked population of Brown Falcons (Falco berigora)

McDonald, Paul


This study took advantage of a large, closely monitored colour-banded population of Brown Falcons to describe aspects of this species' breeding ecology and behaviour over three consecutive years. Both pair members aggressively defended territories throughout the year from conspecifics and other species alike. Males performed territorial displays more frequently than females, which rarely displayed unprompted. Strong differences in the types of parental care provided by each sex were evident,...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2004
Type: Journal article
Source: Emu
DOI: 10.1071/MU02042


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