A tough nut to crack. Adaptations to seed cracking in finches.

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A tough nut to crack. Adaptations to seed cracking in finches.

Type: Doctoral Thesis
Title: A tough nut to crack. Adaptations to seed cracking in finches.
Author: Meij, M.A.A. van der
Publisher: Leiden University, Faculty of Mathematics & Natural Sciences, Institute of Biology
Issue Date: 2004-09-22
Keywords: Evolutionary morphology
Feeding
Bite force
Seed husking performance
Jaw muscles
Skull shape
Estrildids
Fringillids
Description: Promotor: G.A. Zweers. Co-promotor: R.G. Bout.
With summary in Dutch
Faculty: Faculteit der Wiskunde en Natuurwetenschappen
Citation: van der Meij, M.A.A., 2005. Doctoral thesis, Leiden University
Handle: http://hdl.handle.net/1887/614
 

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