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Avian Biology Research, ISSN 1758-1559, 03/2016, Volume 9, Issue 1, pp. 32 - 36
The behaviour of the incubating bird should be linked with the functional characteristics of its nest because they could minimise the incubation period that... 
Insulation | Passerine | Temperature logger | Incubation behaviour | Bird nest | bird nest | AGRICULTURE, DAIRY & ANIMAL SCIENCE | passerine | TEMPERATURE | BLUE TIT | incubation behaviour | ORNITHOLOGY | BIRDS | insulation | temperature logger | LATITUDINAL VARIATION
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Animal Behaviour, ISSN 0003-3472, 2007, Volume 73, Issue 4, pp. 579 - 585
Avian incubation attentiveness has important fitness consequences through its influence on the number and quality of hatched young and energetic costs imposed... 
parental care | incubation | nest attentiveness | food availability | karoo prinia | latitudinal variation | life history evolution | Prinia maculosa | ALTRICIAL BIRDS | FLYCATCHER FICEDULA-HYPOLEUCA | HATCHING ASYNCHRONY | LIFE-HISTORY EVOLUTION | EGG | NEST PREDATION | ZOOLOGY | TEMPERATURE | AVAILABILITY | CLUTCH SIZE | BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES | PHYLOGENETIC REGRESSION
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Waterbirds, ISSN 1524-4695, 2013, Volume 36, Issue 3, pp. 353 - 357
Recovery of endangered birds often involves population establishment through introduction of captive-reared individuals. Growth of a captive-reared Whooping... 
Grus americana | predation exposure | Daily nest survival | management | Whooping Crane | nest attentiveness | NOTES | Nest attentiveness | Management | Predation exposure | SUCCESS | ORNITHOLOGY | SANDHILL CRANES
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Ethology, ISSN 0179-1613, 07/2010, Volume 116, Issue 7, pp. 596 - 607
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Journal of Ornithology, ISSN 2193-7192, 4/2014, Volume 155, Issue 2, pp. 481 - 489
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The Wilson Journal of Ornithology, ISSN 1559-4491, 2009, Volume 121, Issue 3, pp. 512 - 520
Abstract We present the first detailed information on egg laying, egg temperature (Tegg), and development of attentiveness and incubation in Western Bluebirds... 
Weather | Animal nesting | Bird nesting | Incubation | Hatching | Ambient temperature | Oviposition | Clutch size | Female animals | Eggs | HATCHING PATTERNS | CLUTCH-SIZE | AMERICAN KESTREL | BEHAVIOR | VIABILITY | WHITE-CROWNED SPARROWS | ALASKA | RHYTHM | ORNITHOLOGY | BARROW | ONSET | Nest building | Parental behavior in animals | Behavior | Observations | Bluebirds | Data analysis | Video equipment | Cameras | Birds | Boxes | Nests | Temperature effects | Egg laying | Nest boxes
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Animal Behaviour, ISSN 0003-3472, 12/2016, Volume 122, pp. 77 - 86
Parental care is a key factor of breeding success and parents face evolutionary trade-offs between investment in current offspring and future reproduction and... 
mate feeding | pair bond | female calls | intrapair communication | biparental care | nest attentiveness | solicitation calling | acoustic communication | incubation feeding | female begging | PARENTAL CARE | CALL STRUCTURE | AGELAIUS-PHOENICEUS | PARUS-MAJOR | ZOOLOGY | FICEDULA-HYPOLEUCA | BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES | HUNGER | PIED FLYCATCHER | BIRDS | FOOD | ATTENTIVENESS | Parenting | Birds | Analysis
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Behaviour, ISSN 0005-7959, 2014, Volume 151, Issue 12-13, pp. 1827 - 1845
Uniparental incubation frequently means that eggs remain unattended for periods where the incubating bird is foraging out of the nest. The determination of... 
latitudinal trends | incubation sessions | nest attentiveness | effective incubation | incubation recesses | NESTING BIRDS | CLUTCH-SIZE | PERIODS | BEHAVIOR | ENVIRONMENT | TREE SWALLOWS | ZOOLOGY | TEMPERATURE | BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES | ATTENTIVENESS | FOOD | LIFE
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Acta Ornithologica, ISSN 0001-6454, 07/2017, Volume 52, Issue 1, pp. 21 - 34
The incubation stage in avian reproduction could be as costly as the nestling rearing stage. This is particularly true in the case of uniparental incubation,... 
cooling rate | attentiveness | Cyanistes caeruleus | incubation rhythm | Parus major | iButton | NEST ATTENTIVENESS | TEMPERATURE AFFECTS | RESPONSES | COSTS | EVOLUTION | GROWTH | CLUTCH SIZE | CONSEQUENCES | ORNITHOLOGY | LATITUDINAL VARIATION | FOOD
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Animal Behaviour, ISSN 0003-3472, 12/2016, Volume 122, pp. 77 - 86
Parental care is a key factor of breeding success and parents face evolutionary trade-offs between investment in current offspring and future reproduction and... 
mate feeding | pair bond | female calls | biparental care | nest attentiveness | Neurons and Cognition | Psychology and behavior | Neurobiology | acoustic communication | Life Sciences | intrapair communication | solicitation calling | Cognitive Sciences | incubation feeding | female begging
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Animal Behaviour, ISSN 0003-3472, 2008, Volume 76, Issue 3, pp. 669 - 677
Avian incubation behaviour is thought to be influenced mainly by ambient temperature and food availability. Field studies, however, have generated... 
nest attentiveness | northern mockingbird | temperature | embryo development | food availability | Mimus polyglottos | avian incubation behaviour | NEST PREDATION | EGG TEMPERATURE | ENERGY-EXPENDITURE | EVOLUTION | COSTS | ZOOLOGY | AVAILABILITY | CLUTCH SIZE | PARENTAL ACTIVITY | BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES | BIRDS | ATTENTIVENESS | Analysis | Food
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Wilson Journal of Ornithology, ISSN 1559-4491, 12/2016, Volume 128, Issue 4, pp. 719 - 726
Parent birds face a tradeoff between spending time incubating their eggs and foraging. The duration and frequency of breaks taken by incubating parents are... 
temperature | parental care | Carolina Chickadee | incubation | nest attentiveness | off-bout | BEHAVIOR | EGG TEMPERATURE | TREE SWALLOWS | PARUS-MAJOR | AVIAN INCUBATION | GREAT TITS | RHYTHM | ORNITHOLOGY | WOOD DUCKS | ATTENTIVENESS | FOOD | Parental behavior in animals | Ornithological research | Research | Studies | Temperature | Animal behavior | Bird migration | Females | Embryos | Eggs
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Animal Behaviour, ISSN 0003-3472, 03/2018, Volume 137, pp. 169 - 177
Fitness costs of incubation ensue whenever the trade-off between incubation and foraging leads to suboptimal incubation or decreased parental body condition.... 
Troglodytes aedon | cost of reproduction | life-history trade-offs | incubation | bird | BODY CONDITION | TEMPERATURE AFFECTS | TREE SWALLOWS | TROGLODYTES-AEDON | WILD BIRD | ZOOLOGY | HYPOTHESIS | CLUTCH SIZE | BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES | NEST TEMPERATURE | REPRODUCTION | ATTENTIVENESS | Birds
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The Condor, ISSN 0010-5422, 2/1994, Volume 96, Issue 1, pp. 162 - 169
We recorded vigilance around sunrise at 140 nests of 10 potential host-species (six "accepters" and four "rejecters" of cowbird eggs) of the brood parasitic... 
Orioles | Bird nesting | Animal nesting | Brood parasitism | Warblers | Male animals | Sparrows | Critical periods | Female animals | Eggs | POPULATION | AVIAN BROOD PARASITISM, BROWN-HEADED COWBIRD | SONG SPARROWS | ONTARIO | BROWN-HEADED COWBIRD | NEST GUARDING | MOLOTHRUS-ATER | RED-WINGED BLACKBIRDS | FEMALE | HOSTS | BROOD PARASITISM | RESPONSES | YELLOW WARBLERS | LEAST FLYCATCHERS | ROOSTING | ORNITHOLOGY | PRE-DAWN LAYING
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Behavioral Ecology, ISSN 1045-2249, 2000, Volume 11, Issue 2, pp. 178 - 188
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