Search for dissertations about: "Myrmecocichla formicivora"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Myrmecocichla formicivora.

  1. 1. Cooperative Breeding in the Southern Anteater-Chat Sexual Disparity, Survival and Dispersal

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Jonathan Barnaby; Uppsala universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Southern anteater-chat; Myrmecocichla formicivora; cooperative breeding; social evolution; behavioural ecology; delayed dispersal; family living; Africa; Biologi med inriktning mot populationsbiologi; Biology with specialization in Population Biology;

    Abstract : Group-living sets the scene for complex social behaviours such as cooperative breeding, and exploring the factors that shape group-living is crucial in understanding these behaviours. This thesis explores the ecology of a population of the facultative cooperative breeding southern anteater-chat (Myrmecocichla formicivora), a group-living bird species endemic to southern Africa. READ MORE