On the functional extinction of the Passenger Pigeon

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Roberts, David L.; Jari?, Ivan; Solow, Andrew R.;
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Identifiers: doi: 10.1111/cobi.12914
  • Subject: QH75 | QL
    mesheuropmc: humanities | social sciences | musculoskeletal system | natural sciences | geographic locations

The Passenger Pigeon (Ectopistes migratorius) was a social breeder and it has been suggested that the species experienced functional extinction, defined as a total reproductive failure, prior to its actual extinction in the early years of the 20th century. Here, we appl... View more
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