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Recording and modified playbacks of Adelie penguin parental calls to chicks in the creche stage to investigate parental chick communication
Entry ID: K014_1978_1979_NZ_1

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Summary
Abstract: The vocal communication of Adelie penguins at Cape Bird was investigated. A single colony was selected from the Northern colony for study and all birds (established breeders and most of the non breeders) were banded to observe their behaviour and to recoginze the day to day changes of their roles in incubation or guarding. The colony was mapped and monitored during the season. In the late stage of ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -77.17   S: -77.17   E: 166.68   W: 166.68

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1978-11-17
Stop Date: 1979-01-26
ISO Topic Category
Quality A very early expedition with limited information available. Any existing data and results are in the publications.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Antarctica New Zealand, New Zealand Antarctic Institute, New Zealand Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.antarcticanz.govt.nz/

Data Center Personnel
Name: SHULAMIT GORDON
Phone: +64 3 358 0200
Fax: +64 3 358 0211
Email: s.gordon at antarcticanz.govt.nz
Contact Address:
Antarctica New Zealand
Private Bag 4745
City: Christchurch
Country: New Zealand
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
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Publications/References
Aoyanagi, M. Tamiya, Y. Vocal communications between parent and chicks of Adélie penguins (Pygoscelis adeliae). New Zealand Antarctic record 3(3): 3-15, 1981.

Aoyanagi, M. Tamiya, Y. A note on the feeding behaviour of the Adélie penguin. Antarctic record 80: 39-46, 1983.
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-03-10
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-03-17

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