Dusky Warbler

Dusky Warbler

Summary:

Literature Dusky Warbler
[order] Passeriformes |

Dusky Warbler determination[order] Passeriformes | [family] Sylviidae | [latin] Phylloscopus fuscatus | [UK] Dusky Warbler | [FR] Pouillot brun | [DE] Dunkellaubsänger | [ES] Mosquitero sombrío | [IT] Luì scuro | [NL] Bruine Boszanger


Subspecies and global distribution

  1. Phylloscopus fuscatus robustus
  2. Phylloscopus fuscatus fuscatus
  3. Phylloscopus fuscatus EU ne Asia, wc China

Literature

Title
Polygyny in the dusky warbler, Phylloscopus fuscatus: the
importance of female qualities

Author(s): Wolfgang Forstmeier, Dries P. J. Kuijper & Bernd Leisler
Abstract: The polygyny threshold model states that secondary females gain benefits from high territory quality that
outweigh the costs of sharing a male. We aimed to test this prediction using the dusky warbler as a model
species. We first showed that neithe..[more]..
Source: ANIMAL BEHAVIOUR, 2001, 62, 1097-1108
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Title
WHY MATED DUSKYWARBLERS SING SO MUCH: TERRITORY GUARDING AND MALE QUALITY ANNOUNCEMENT
Author(s): WOLFGANG FORSTMEIER and THORSTEN J.S. BALSBY
Abstract: The fertility announcement hypothesis states that males sing most intensively during the
period of female fertility in order to assure their paternity, as females would prefer to sexually
mate with males singing at a high rate. The dusky warbler (P..[more]..
Source: Behaviour 139, 89-111
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All of Sylviidae

  1. Aquatic Warbler
  2. Acrocephalus paludicola
  1. Arctic Warbler
  2. Phylloscopus borealis
  1. Blackcap
  2. Sylvia atricapilla
  1. Bonellis Warbler
  2. Phylloscopus bonelli
  1. Cettis Warbler
  2. Cettia cetti
  1. Chiffchaff
  2. Phylloscopus collybita
  1. Dartford Warbler
  2. Sylvia undata
  1. Dusky Warbler
  2. Phylloscopus fuscatus
  1. Eastern Bonellis Warbler
  2. Phylloscopus orientalis
  1. Garden Warbler
  2. Sylvia borin
  1. Grasshopper-Warbler
  2. Locustella naevia
  1. Great Reed-Warbler
  2. Acrocephalus arundinaceus
  1. Iberian Chiffchaff
  2. Phylloscopus ibericus
  1. Lesser Whitethroat
  2. Sylvia curruca
  1. Olivaceous Warbler
  2. Hippolais pallida
  1. Orphean Warbler
  2. Sylvia hortensis
  1. Reed-Warbler
  2. Acrocephalus scirpaceus
  1. Sardinian Warbler
  2. Sylvia melanocephala
  1. Savis Warbler
  2. Locustella luscinioides
  1. Sedge Warbler
  2. Acrocephalus schoenobanus
  1. Spectacled Warbler
  2. Sylvia conspicillata
  1. Subalpine Warbler
  2. Sylvia cantillans
  1. Sykess Warbler
  2. Hippolais rama
  1. Whitethroat
  2. Sylvia communis
  1. Willow Warbler
  2. Phylloscopus trochilus
  1. Wood Warbler
  2. Phylloscopus sibilatrix
  1. Yellow-Browed Warbler
  2. Phylloscopus inornatus
  1. Zitting Cisticola
  2. Cisticola juncidis
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