Biology of Marine Birds by E. A. Schreiber, Joanna Burger

By E. A. Schreiber, Joanna Burger

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GOULET, D. K. CAIRNS, AND W. A. MONTEVECCHI. 1987. Ashmole’s halo: direct evidence for prey depletion by a seabird. Marine Ecology Progress Series 40: 205–298. BLEM, C. R. 1976. Patterns of lipid storage and utilization in birds. American Zoologist 16: 671–684. BLEOPOL’SKII, L. O. 1956. Ecology of sea colony birds of the Barents Sea. Israel Program of Scientific Translations, Jerusalem. BOERSMA, P. , N. T. WHEELRIGHT, M. K. NERINI, AND E. S. WHEELRIGHT. 1980. The breeding biology of the Fork-tailed Storm Petrel (Oceanodroma furcata).

Palaeospheniscus huxleyorum Inguza predemersus Diomedeidae Diomedea sp. Oceanitidae Oceanites zaloscarthmus Oceanites sp. Procellariidae Fulmarinae sp. Pachyptila salax Pachyptila sp. B Pachyptila sp. C Procellaria sp. Calonectris sp. Puffinus sp. A Puffinus sp. B Puffinus sp. C Pelecanoididae Pelecanoides cymatotrypetes Sulidae Sula sp. Phalacrocoracidae Phalacrocorax medium sp. A Phalacrocorax medium sp. B Phalacrocorax small sp. Fossila Recent 0 1 0 0 1 0 b 1 0 b 1 0 b 0 1 0 4 a The number of fossil species determined to be breeding is a minimum number and in most cases there are not enough data to determine breeding status.

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