Data from: Differences in speed and duration of bird migration between spring and autumn
Nilsson, C. (Creator), Klaassen, R. (Creator), Alerstam, T. (Creator), University of Groningen, 12-Feb-2013
The data set (http://dx.doi.org/10.5061/dryad.82d4q) reflects seasonal comparisons of migration speed and duration among five major categories of birds, namely, (1) songbirds, swifts, and hoopoes ( and 14 cases referring to migration speed and duration, respectively), (2) shorebirds, gulls, and terns ( and 7), (3) ducks, geese, and swans ( and 3), (4) oceanic birds (petrels, albatrosses, shearwaters; and 7), and (5) thermal soaring migrants (raptors, storks; and 20) and other migrants ( and 1).
|Date made available||12-Feb-2013|
|Publisher||University of Groningen|
|Access to the dataset||Open|
- Locomotion, flying, Migration, Bird, bird migration speed, duration of migration, flight speed, stopover, optimal migration, timing of migration
Keywords on Datasets
- Klaassen, R. H. G. & Alerstam, T., Jun-2013, In : American Naturalist. 181, 6, p. 837-845 9 p.
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