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- Bó, María S., et al. Show all 4 Authors
- Behavioural processes 2018 v.157 pp. 199-203
- Athene cunicularia; Vanellus chilensis; antipredatory behavior; breeding; foraging; habitats; mammals; nesting; risk assessment
- ... Eavesdropping is a widespread behaviour among animals, providing the receiver with valuable information to assess the habitat, resources or threats. This kind of behaviour has been reported for the burrowing owl (Athene cunicularia), which in its northern range lives in close association with fossorial mammals and eavesdrops on their alarm calls as indicators of risk. In their southernmost range, ...