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Nests, Eggs, and Incubation [electronic resource]: New Ideas About Avian Reproduction

edited by D.C. Deeming & S.J. Reynolds
Format
EBook; Book; Online
Published
New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2015.
Edition
First edition
Language
English
ISBN
9780198718666 (hbk), 0198718667 (hbk)
Contents
  • Incubating new ideas about avian reproduction / S.J. Reynolds & D.C. Deeming
  • The fossil record and evolution of avian egg nesting and incubation / D.C. Deeming
  • Nest construction behaviour / S.D. Healy, K.V. Morgan, & I.E. Bailey
  • Functional properties of nests / D.C. Deeming & M.C. Mainwaring
  • The influence of predation on the location and design of nests / M.C. Mainwaring, S.J. Reynolds, & K. Weidinger
  • Nest construction and incubation in a changing climate / M.C. Mainwaring
  • Microbiology of nests and eggs / A. West, P. Cassey, & C.M. Thomas
  • Control of invertebrate occupants of nests / I. López-Rull & C. Macías Garcia
  • Egg allometry : influences of phylogeny and the altricial-precocial continuum / G.F. Birchard & D.C Deeming
  • Egg quality, embryonic development, and post-hatching phenotype : an integrated perspective / T.D. Williams & T.G.G. Groothuis
  • Egg signalling : the use of visual, auditory, and chemical stimuli / K. Brulez, T.W. Pike, & S.J. Reynolds
  • Improvements in our understanding of behaviour during incubation / V. Marasco & K.A. Spencer
  • The energetic costs of incubation / A. Nord & J.B. Williams
  • Influence of incubation temperature on offspring phenotype and fitness in birds / G.R. Hepp, S.E. DuRant, & W.A. Hopkins
  • Advances in techniques to study incubation / J.A. Smith, C.B. Cooper, & S.J. Reynolds
  • Applications of incubation science to aviculture and conservation / D.C. Deeming & N.S. Jarrett
  • The role of citizen science in studies of avian reproduction / C.B. Cooper, R.L. Bailey, & D.I. Leech
  • Perspectives on avian nests and eggs / D.C. Deeming & S.J. Reynolds.
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Mode of access: World wide Web.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-286) and index.
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