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Observation of a skua club at Cape Bird to determine why they exist
Entry ID: K014_1970_1971_NZ_2

Abstract: Not far from breeding skuas in a colony there is often a flock of essentially non-breeding birds which is commonly known as the club. The purpose of the club was determined by constant observation on a daily basis. The behaviour of individual birds and the group was recorded.
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Spatial coordinates   
  N: -77.17   S: -77.17   E: 166.68   W: 166.68

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Version: Not provided
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1970-12-22
Stop Date: 1971-02-09
Quality A very early expedition with limited information available. Any existing data and results are in the thesis, held in the School of Biological Science, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand.
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DIF Creation Date: 2009-03-10
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-10-04