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Accession Number PB2013-103839
Title Behavior of Ocellated Antbirds. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, Number 144.
Publication Date 1973
Media Count 68p
Personal Author E. O. Willis
Abstract A ten-year study of color-banded Ocellated Antbirds (Phaenostictus mcleannani) on Barro Colorado Island, Panama, showed that they persistently follow army ants for arthropods flushed by the ants. Dominant over the smaller antbirds that follow ants, they t ...
Keywords Ants
Arthropods
Behavior
Feeding
Forest trees
Nesting(Animals)
Ocellated antbirds
Panama
Phaenostictus mcleannani
Reproduction(Biology)
Species diversity


 
Source Agency Smithsonian Institution
NTIS Subject Category 57Z - Zoology
57H - Ecology
Corporate Author Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, DC.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1309
Contract Number N/A

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