Ennis, Nancy R (1992) Are flocks of specialists more efficient foragers than flocks of generalists?: a test of the skill pool hypothesis. Masters thesis, Concordia University.
Author has conducted group foraging experiments involving 16 captive spice finches foraging in flocks of 4 individuals in indoor aviaries. The aim was to determine whether groups of complementary specialists will feed more efficiently than groups composed of generalists.
|Divisions:||Concordia University > Faculty of Arts and Science > Biology|
|Item Type:||Thesis (Masters)|
|Authors:||Ennis, Nancy R|
|Pagination:||ix, 74 leaves : ill. ; 29 cm.|
|Degree Name:||Theses (M.Sc.)|
|Thesis Supervisor(s):||Giraldeau, Luc-Alain|
|Deposited By:||Concordia University Libraries|
|Deposited On:||27 Aug 2009 15:18|
|Last Modified:||08 Dec 2010 10:27|
Repository Staff Only: item control page