Indications of phenotypic plasticity in moulting birds: Captive geese reveal adaptive changes in mineralisation of their long bones during wing moult

Steven J. Portugal, Patrick J. Butler, Jonathan A. Green, Phillip Cassey, Steve Portugal

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1055-1061
Number of pages7
JournalJournal of Ornithology
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 1 Oct 2011


  • Barnacle Goose
  • Bone changes
  • Bone mineralisation
  • Mineral content
  • Moult

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