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- Attisano, Alfredo; Thiel, Felix; Sato, Nozomu; Okahisa, Yuji; Bolopo, Diana; Tanaka, Keita D.; Kuehn, Ralph; Gula, Roman; Ueda, Keisuke; Theuerkauf, Jörn
- Journal of ornithology 2019 v.160 no.1 pp. 91-103
- brood parasitism, etc ; Chrysococcyx lucidus; breeding; breeding season; color; eggs; fledglings; habitats; hosts; life history; monitoring; nestlings; nests; parasites; parents; phenotype; predation; selection pressure; New Caledonia; Show all 19 Subjects
- ... Apart from a few well-studied examples, there is little information regarding the life history and ecological requirements of brood parasites and their hosts in most cuckoo–host systems, particularly in tropical areas. In New Caledonia, the Fan-tailed Gerygone Gerygone flavolateralis, is the exclusive host of the Shining Bronze-cuckoo, Chalcites lucidus. Here, the arms race has escalated to the ne ...