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    • Song acquisition and control in the chaffinch 'Fringilla coelebs' : the organisation of a behavioural repertoire 

      Riebel, Katharina (University of St Andrews, 1998) - Thesis
      Bird song provides us with one of the best models with which to investigate learning, communication and the organisation of behavioural repertoires. This study describes temporal organisation and song pattern choice in the ...
    • Variation in reproductive success across captive populations : methodological differences, potential biases and opportunities 

      Griffith, Simon C.; Crino, Ondi L.; Andrew, Samuel C.; Nomano, Fumiaki Y.; Adkins-Regan, Elizabeth; Alonso-Alvarez, Carlos; Bailey, Ida E.; Bittner, Stephanie S.; Bolton, Peri E.; Boner, Winnie; Boogert, Neeltje; Boucaud, Ingrid C. A.; Briga, Michael; Buchanan, Katherine L.; Caspers, Barbara A.; Cichoń, Mariusz; Clayton, David F.; Derégnaucourt, Sebastien; Forstmeier, Wolfgang; Guillette, Lauren M.; Hartley, Ian R.; Healy, Susan D.; Hill, Davina L.; Holveck, Marie-Jeanne; Hurley, Laura L.; Ihle, Malika; Krause, E. Tobias; Mainwaring, Mark C.; Marasco, Valeria; Mariette, Marlene M.; Martin-Wintle, Meghan S.; McCowan, Luke S. C.; McMahon, Maeve; Monaghan, Pat; Nager, Ruedi G.; Naguib, Marc; Nord, Andreas; Potvin, Dominique A.; Prior, Nora H.; Riebel, Katharina; Romero-Haro, Ana A.; Royle, Nick J.; Rutkowska, Joanna; Schuett, Wiebke; Swaddle, John P.; Tobler, Michael; Trompf, Larissa; Varian-Ramos, Claire W.; Vignal, Clémentine; Villain, Avelyne S.; Williams, Tony D. (2017-01) - Journal article
      Our understanding of fundamental organismal biology has been disproportionately influenced by studies of a relatively small number of ‘model’ species extensively studied in captivity. Laboratory populations of model species ...