Literature

AuthorsYearsort descendingTitle
Lipar, JL2001Yolk steroids and the development of the hatching muscle in nestling European Starlings
McGraw, KJ, Wakamatsu, K, Clark, AB, Yasukawa, K2004Red-winged blackbirds Agelaius phoeniceus use carotenoid and melanin pigments to color their epaulets
D. Hahn, C, HATFIELD, JEFFS, Abdelnabi, MA, Wu, JM, Igl, LD, Ottinger, MA2005Inter-species variation in yolk steroid levels and a cowbird-host comparison
Honza, M, Kuiper, SM, Cherry, MI2005Behaviour of African turdid hosts towards experimental parasitism with artificial red-chested cuckoo Cuculus solitarius eggs
Hale, K, Briskie, JV2007Response of introduced European birds in New Zealand to experimental brood parasitism
Igaune, K?ne, Krams, I?is, Krama, T, Bobkova, J2008White storks Ciconia ciconia eavesdrop on mating calls of moor frogs Rana arvalis
Gunderson, AR, Forsyth, MH, Swaddle, JP2009Evidence that plumage bacteria influence feather coloration and body condition of eastern bluebirds Sialia sialis
Balenger, SL, L. Johnson, S, Jr, HLMays, Masters, BS2009Extra-pair paternity in the socially monogamous mountain bluebird Sialia currucoides and its effect on the potential for sexual selection
Stanback, M, Mercandante, A, Anderson, W, Burke, H, Jameson, R2009Nest site competition between cavity nesting passerines and golden paper wasps Polistes fuscatus
Newbrey, JL, Reed, WL2009Growth of yellow-headed blackbird Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus nestlings in relation to maternal body condition, egg mass, and yolk carotenoids concentrations
HALUPKA, KONRAD, Greeney, HF2009The influence of parental behavior on vulnerability to nest predation in tropical thrushes of an Andean cloud forest
van der Burg, MPost, Powell, LA, Tyre, AJ2009Modeling parasitism rate and parasitism risk: an illustration using a colonially nesting songbird, the red-winged blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
Cunningham, SJ, Castro, I, Jensen, T, Potter, MA2010Remote touch prey-detection by Madagascar crested ibises Lophotibis cristata urschi
Robinson, RA, Kew, JJ, Kew, AJ2010Survival of suburban blackbirds Turdus merula varies seasonally but not by sex
IBÁÑEZ-ÁLAMO, JUANDIEGO, Soler, M2010Investigator activities reduce nest predation in blackbirds Turdus merula
Polačiková, L, Grim, T2010Blunt egg pole holds cues for alien egg discrimination: experimental evidence
Surmacki, A, Liu, M, Mercadante, A, Hill, GE2011Effect of feather abrasion on structural coloration in male eastern bluebirds Sialia sialis
Johnson, EI, Stouffer, PC, Bierregaard, Jr, Richard O.2012The phenology of molting, breeding and their overlap in central Amazonian birds
Bouland, AJ, White, AE, Lonabaugh, KP, Varian-Ramos, CW, Cristol, DA2012Female-biased offspring sex ratios in birds at a mercury-contaminated river
Cassey, P, Miksik, I, PORTUGAL, STEVENJ, Maurer, G, Ewen, JG, Zarate, E, SEWELL, MARYA, Karadas, F, Grim, T, Hauber, ME2012Avian eggshell pigments are not consistently correlated with colour measurements or egg constituents in two Turdus thrushes
Jaeckle, WB, Kiefer, M, Childs, B, Harper, RG, Rivers, JW, Peer, BD2012Comparison of eggshell porosity and estimated gas flux between the brown-headed cowbird and two common hosts
Scratchpads developed and conceived by (alphabetical): Ed Baker, Katherine Bouton Alice Heaton Dimitris Koureas, Laurence Livermore, Dave Roberts, Simon Rycroft, Ben Scott, Vince Smith