Redstart determination[order] Passeriformes | [family] Muscicapidae | [latin] Phoenicurus phoenicurus | [UK] Redstart | [FR] Rougequeue ŕ front blanc | [DE] Gartenrotschwanz | [ES] Colirrojo Real | [IT] Codirosso | [NL] Gekraagde Roodstaart


Parental foraging strategies and feeding of nestlings in Common Redstart Phoenicurus phoenicurus
Author(s): Krystofková, A. Exnerová & J. Porkert
Abstract: Spatial foraging activity and feeding of broods was studied in nine pairs of Common Redstart (Phoenicurus phoenicurus) breeding in nest boxes in pine forest. The effect of nestling age on feeding rate was not significant. The number of feedings per..[more]..
Source: Ornis Fennica 83:49-58. 2006
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The evolutionary history of Eurasian redstarts, Phoenicurus
Author(s): Kemal Topaç Ertan
Abstract: The bird genus Phoenicurus comprises 10 to 11 species that occur from Europe through Asia. To resolve their phylogenetic relationships, their phylogeography and the tempo of their evolution, the mitochondrial cytochrome-b gene was sequenced for 16 ..[more]..
Source: Acta Zoologica Sinica 52(Supplement): 310-313, 2006
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