On the function of song type repertoires: testing the 'antiexhaustion hypothesis' in chaffinches

Henrik Brumm, Robert F. Lachlan, Katharina Riebel, Peter J.B. Slater

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)37-42
Number of pages6
JournalAnimal Behaviour
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2009
Externally publishedYes


  • acoustic communication
  • bird song
  • chaffinch
  • evolution of song
  • Fringilla coelebs
  • performance constraints
  • sexual selection

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