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Overview page. Subjects: Economics.

A warrant for debt issued without being part of a bond issue (cf. bond with warrant).

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Dirty ptarmigan: behavioral modification of conspicuous male plumage

Robert Montgomerie, Bruce Lyon and Karen Holder.

in Behavioral Ecology

July 2001; p ublished online July 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Evolutionary Biology; Ecology and Conservation; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 8494 words.

Males of many bird species acquire a conspicuous breeding plumage through molt. Male rock ptarmigan (Lagopus mutus), however, become conspicuous in a unique way—as snow melts away from...

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Winter Activity of Ixodes scapularis (Acari: Ixodidae) and the Operation of Deer-Targeted Tick Control Devices in Maryland

in Journal of Medical Entomology

March 2003; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Disease Ecology and Epidemiology; Entomology. 5035 words.

Host-seeking activity of adult blacklegged ticks, Ixodes scapularis Say was monitored by flagging during winter months in Beltsville, MD. Ticks were active many days during January and...

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Coping with strong variations in winter severity: plastic habitat selection of deer at high density

Nicolas Courbin, Christian Dussault, Alexandre Veillette, Marie-Andrée Giroux and Steeve D. Côté.

in Behavioral Ecology

August 2017; p ublished online April 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation; Evolutionary Biology; Zoology and Animal Sciences; Animal Behaviour and Behavioural Ecology. 8347 words.


Few empirical studies on large herbivores considered how behavioral plasticity could enhance their capacity to cope with rapid and extreme changes in...

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