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BirdScope Winter 2010 Table of Contents

How Do Birds Cooperate?

An illustrated sampler of the ways birds pitch in to get ahead

Sons vs. Daughters

One cooperatively breeding species can produce more or fewer "helpers" as needed

When Females Dress Up

How cooperative breeding can brighten female plumage

Coordinated Cooperation

Taiwan Yuhinas coordinate feeding bouts to reduce nestling competition

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A Bibliography of Cooperative Breeding

A species-by-species list of further reading


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