Biometrical and Biological Considerations on the Cory’s Shearwater Calonectris Diomedea

  • Bruno Massa
  • Mario Lo Valvo
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (volume 12)

Abstract

Today the Mediterranean distribution of Cory’s Shearwaters is believed to be well known. New colonies may be discovered, but certainly the largest ones are known. Many data were published during the last ten years and we believe to have a satisfactory knowledge of their biology, though some problems, as the winter movements of each population, the first breeding age and the ratio immatures/adults are still to be examined carefully.

Keywords

Migration Lution Fishing Prep Cote 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Bruno Massa
    • 1
  • Mario Lo Valvo
    • 1
  1. 1.Istituto di Zoologia dell’Università di PalermoPalermoItaly

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