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Title: Die Balz des Kolibris Selasphorus platycercus
Authors: Wagner, H. O.
Advisors: Inouye, David W.
Type: Article
Keywords: hummingbird
mating behavior
Selasphorus
Mexico
translation
Issue Date: 1948
Publisher: Zoologische Jahrbücher. Abteilung für Systematic, Ökologie, und Geographie der Tiere
Citation: Wagner, H. O. 1948. Die Balz des Kolibris Selasphorus platycercus. Zoologische Jahrbücher. Abteilung für Systematic, Ökologie, und Geographie der Tiere 77:267-278.
Abstract: This article describes behavior of Broad-tailed Hummingbirds (Selasphorus platycercus) in Mexico, which the author describes (perhaps mistakenly) as mating behavior.
Description: This is an English translation of a German paper from 1948. I made this translation in the 1970s when I was doing graduate research on the Broad-tailed Hummingbird (Selasphorus platycercus) at the Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory, in the Colorado Rocky Mountains. To facilitate access to the paper by future researchers I have obtained permission from the publisher of this journal (now absorbed by Zoologischer Anzeiger - A Journal of Comparative Zoology) to post both a copy of the original article and my translation. Dr. Nick Waser made some corrections and additions to the translation in April 2010.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1903/10113
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