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Daily energy expenditure in white storks is lower after fledging than in the nest

Daily energy expenditure in white storks is lower after fledging than in the nest

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FLACK, Andrea, Paul J. SCHAEFFER, Jan R. E. TAYLOR, Inge MÜLLER, Martin WIKELSKI, Wolfgang FIEDLER, 2020. Daily energy expenditure in white storks is lower after fledging than in the nest. In: The Journal of experimental biology. The Company of Biologists. 223(Pt 2), jeb219337. ISSN 0022-0949. eISSN 1477-9145. Available under: doi: 10.1242/jeb.219337

@article{Flack2020-01-28Daily-48179, title={Daily energy expenditure in white storks is lower after fledging than in the nest}, year={2020}, doi={10.1242/jeb.219337}, number={Pt 2}, volume={223}, issn={0022-0949}, journal={The Journal of experimental biology}, author={Flack, Andrea and Schaeffer, Paul J. and Taylor, Jan R. E. and Müller, Inge and Wikelski, Martin and Fiedler, Wolfgang}, note={Article Number: jeb219337} }

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