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Observations of intraspecific aggressive behaviour in the adelie penguin (Pygoscelis adeliae)
Entry ID: K017_1967_1971_NZ_1

Abstract: The cause, function, effect and patterns of behaviour in penguin fighting on the colony was determined from long periods of direct observations of banded penguins and on set-period recordings of all movement in a number of other colonies. The incidence of fighting through the season was determined by counts made through the day of all incidents among the 1500 or so penguins in H Block. The ... View entire text
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  N: -77.17   S: -77.17   E: 166.68   W: 166.68

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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1967-11-10
Stop Date: 1968-02-15
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Quality A very early expedition with limited information available. Any existing data and results are in the publication or contact the investigator.
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DIF Creation Date: 2009-03-10
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-10-04