The Evolution of Differential Bird Migration

  • Ellen D. Ketterson
  • Val NolanJr.
Part of the Current Ornithology book series (CUOR, volume 1)


The evolution of bird migration and the role of migration in life history have long been matters of general interest, and the volume of recent literature on these subjects (Baker, 1978; Dingle, 1980; Gauthreaux, 1978, 1979, 1982; Fretwell, 1980; Greenberg, 1980; Greenwood, 1980; Myers, 1981a; Ketterson and Nolan, 1982) reflects their continuing importance to students of avian ecology and evolutionary biology.


Habitat Suitability Breeding Ground Migration Cost Song Sparrow Winter Range 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ellen D. Ketterson
    • 1
  • Val NolanJr.
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of BiologyIndiana UniversityBloomingtonUSA

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