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Foraging rate versus sociality in the starling Sturnus vulgaris.

Abstract:

It is well established that social conditions often modify foraging behaviour, but the theoretical interpretation of the changes produced is not straightforward. Changes may be due to alterations of the foraging currency (the mathematical expression that behaviour maximizes) and/or of the available resources. An example of the latter is when both solitary and social foragers maximize rates of gain over time, but competition alters the behaviour required to achieve this, as assumed by ideal fr...

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Publisher copy:
10.1098/rspb.2000.0981

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MPLS, Zoology
Journal:
Proceedings. Biological sciences / The Royal Society
Volume:
267
Issue:
1439
Pages:
157-164
Publication date:
2000-01-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1471-2954
ISSN:
0962-8452
URN:
uuid:3e7a9130-4968-4040-91f7-2185b2e6fa94
Source identifiers:
209260
Local pid:
pubs:209260
Language:
English
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