Phenology and duration of remigial moult in Surf Scoters (Melanitta perspicillata) and White-winged Scoters (Melanitta fusca) on the Pacific coast of North America
Abstract:By quantifying phenology and duration of remigial moult in Surf Scoters (
Keywords: Melanitta fusca; Melanitta perspicillata; Surf Scoter; White-winged Scoter; aile primaire; canard de mer; duration; durée; macreuse brune; macreuse à front blanc; mue des rémiges; phenology; phénologie; primary feather; remigial moult; sea duck
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: 1: Centre for Wildlife Ecology, Simon Fraser University, 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, BC V5A 1S6, Canada. 2: Centre for Wildlife Ecology, Simon Fraser University, 5421 Robertson Road, Delta, BC V4K 3N2, Canada. 3: Alaska Science Center, US Geological Survey, 4210 University Drive, Anchorage, AK 99508, USA. 4: Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, Puget Sound Assessment and Monitoring Program, 600 Capitol Way North, Olympia, WA 98501, USA.
Publication date: August 11, 2012
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