DEPARTMENT OF BEHAVIOURAL ECOLOGY

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Budka, M., Osiejuk, T.S. (2013) Habitat preferences of Corncrake (Crex crex). males in agricultural meadows. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment 171: 33-38.
Budka, M., Osiejuk, T.S. (2013) Formant frequencies are acoustic cues to caller discrimination and are a weak indicator of the body size of corncrake males. Ethology 119: 960-969.
Budka, M., Osiejuk, T.S. (2013) Neighbour-stranger call discrimination in the nocturnal rail species: the corncrake (Crex crex). Journal of Ornithology 154: 685-694.
Jankowiak, Ł., Tryjanowski, P. (2013). Co-occurence and food niche overlap of two common predators (red fox Vulpes vulpes and common buzzard Buteo buteo) in an agricultural landscape.Turkish Journal of Zoology 37: 157-162.
Malecha, A., Antczak, M. (2013) Diet of the European polecat Mustela putorius in an agricultural area in Poland. Folia Zoologica 62: 48-53.
Mikkelsen, G., Dale, S., Holtskog, T., Budka, M., Osiejuk, T.S. (2013) Can individually characteristic calls be used to identify long-distance movements of Corncrakes Corncrake Crex crex? Journal of Ornithology 154: 751-760.
Polakowski, M., Kułakowski, T., Jankowiak, Ł., Broniszewska, M. (2013) Zimowanie ptaków wodno-błotnych i szponiastych na wybranych odcinkach rzek w północnopodlaskim dorzeczu Narwii (2001-2011). Chrońmy Przyrodę Ojczystą 69, 106-115.
Polakowski, M., Broniszewska, M., Jankowiak, Ł., Cofta, T. (2013) Hybridisation or a vocal mimicry? A case of mixed singing River Warbler Locustella fluviatiis in eastern Poland. Turkish Journal of Zoology 37:246-248
Ręk, P. (2013) Concrake males acquire new signal meanings during aggressive interactions. Animal Behaviour 86 451-457.
Ręk, P., Osiejuk, T.S. (2013) Temporal patterns of broadcast calls in the corncrake encode information arbitrarily. Behavioral Ecology 24: 547-552.
Ręk, P. (2013) Soft calls and broadcast calls in the corncrake as adaptations to short and long range communication. Behavioural Processes 99: 121-129.
Szymański, P., Antczak, M. (2013) Structural heterogeneity of linear habitats positively affects Barred Warbler Sylvia nisoria, Common Whitethroat Sylvia communis and Lesser Whitethroat Sylvia curruca in farmland of Western Poland. Bird Study 60: 484-490.
Węgrzyn, E. (2013) Intensity of mouth coloration in Blackcap Sylvia atricapilla nestlings affects food distribution among siblings but not provisioning of the whole brood. Ibis 155: 156-164.