Nest Sanitation as the Evolutionary Background for Egg Ejection Behaviour and the Role of Motivation for Object Removal
- Publisher: Public Library of Science
(issn: 1932-6203, eissn: 1932-6203)
Q | R | Research Article | Science | Medicine
mesheuropmc: embryonic structures | animal structures
Higher interclutch colour variation can evolve under the pressure of brood parasitism to increase the detection of parasitic eggs. Nest sanitation could be a prerequisite for the evolution of anti-parasite defence in terms of egg ejection. In this respect, we used nest ...