Foraging behavior of babblers (Timaliidae) in Bau

Jonathan, Juliana (2017) Foraging behavior of babblers (Timaliidae) in Bau. [Final Year Project Report] (Unpublished)

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Abstract

Foraging studies on animals are quite astonishing even as in birds to understand their behavior in their own community. Evaluations are made on the Southeast Asian rainforest bird family, the babblers (Timaliidae), had been evaluated in Sarawak on foraging behavior of seven different morphologies and behavior identical sympatric species (Cyanoderma erythropterum, C. rufifrons, Stachyris maculata, S. cigricollis, S. poliocephala, Macronus ptilosus, and M. gularis) in three different habitats defined by the type of forest: (1) mixed dipterocarp forest with patches of kerangas forest, (2) limestone forest and (3) mixed dipterocarp forest with patches of plantations. Not all species are sighted in the habitat, but out of the seven sympatric species, enough information is obtained for only three of the species. C. erythroptenam, M. gularis and S. maculata can be found around the canopy foraging among dead, suspended and live leaf and woods with different foraging heights.

Item Type: Final Year Project Report
Additional Information: Project Report (B.Sc.) -- Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, 2017.
Uncontrolled Keywords: Sarawakm, Mixedd dipterocarp forest, Limestone forest, Canopy, unimas, university, universiti, Borneo, Malaysia, Sarawak, Kuching, Samarahan, ipta, education, undergraduate, research, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak
Subjects: Q Science > QH Natural history
Q Science > QL Zoology
Divisions: Academic Faculties, Institutes and Centres > Faculty of Resource Science and Technology
Depositing User: Unai
Date Deposited: 25 Aug 2020 07:50
Last Modified: 07 Sep 2020 06:30
URI: http://ir.unimas.my/id/eprint/31346

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