Nestling mortality as a consequence of interspecific competition between secondary cavity-nesters in the sub-Antarctic forests of Chile

Interspecific competition among secondary cavity nesters can involve physical conflicts between individuals, which may lead to serious injuries or death. Here we report a case of aggression by a pair of Chilean Swallows (Tachycineta meyeni) towards a nestling of the Thorn-tailed Rayadito (Aphrastura...

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Autor Principal: Botero Delgadillo, Esteban
Formato: Artículo (Article)
Lenguaje:Desconocido (Unknown)
Publicado: The Wilson Journal of Ornithology; Vol. 127, No. 1 2015
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