, Volume 36, Issue 4, pp 412–412 | Cite as

Correlation of song frequency and body weight in passerine birds

  • D. Wallschläger


Frequency analysis of the songs of 90 European passerine species shown a correlation with body weight. In a number of species a dependence on habitat was found.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • D. Wallschläger
    • 1
  1. 1.Sektion Biologie der Humboldt-UniversitätBerlinGerman Democratic Republic

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