Is the evolution of clutch size limited by incubation ability in shorebirds?

Master thesis English OPEN
Beatty, Jessica Lynne;
(2015)
  • Publisher: The University of Bergen
  • Subject: Northern Lapwing | Clutch Size | Incubation | Temperature | 751999 | Mastergrad | Shorebirds
    mesheuropmc: food and beverages | behavior and behavior mechanisms | reproductive and urinary physiology | embryonic structures

Incubation is a crucial aspect of avian life history where differences in incubation techniques and investments can have long lasting effects on offspring and parental well- being and reproductive success. The factors limiting why some birds, such as shorebirds, have fi... View more
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