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Author Zozaya, S.M.; Alford, R.A.; Schwarzkopf, L. url  doi
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  Title Invasive house geckos are more willing to use artificial lights than are native geckos: House geckos and artificial lights Type Journal Article
  Year 2015 Publication Austral Ecology Abbreviated Journal Austral Ecology  
  Volume 40 Issue 8 Pages 982–987  
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  ISSN 1442-9985 ISBN Medium  
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  Call Number (up) LoNNe @ christopher.kyba @ Serial 1209  
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Author Craig, C.L. url  doi
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  Title Insect Perception of Spider Orb Webs in Three Light Habitats Type Journal Article
  Year 1988 Publication Functional Ecology Abbreviated Journal Functional Ecology  
  Volume 2 Issue 3 Pages 277  
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  ISSN 0269-8463 ISBN Medium  
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  Call Number (up) LoNNe @ kagoburian @ Serial 665  
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Author Heiling, A.M. url  doi
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  Title Why do nocturnal orb-web spiders (Araneidae) search for light? Type Journal Article
  Year 1999 Publication Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology Abbreviated Journal Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology  
  Volume 46 Issue 1 Pages 43-49  
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  Call Number (up) LoNNe @ kagoburian @ Serial 671  
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Author Gil, D.; Honarmand, M.; Pascual, J.; Perez-Mena, E.; Macias Garcia, C. url  doi
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  Title Birds living near airports advance their dawn chorus and reduce overlap with aircraft noise Type Journal Article
  Year 2015 Publication Behavioral Ecology Abbreviated Journal Behavioral Ecology  
  Volume 26 Issue 2 Pages 435-443  
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  Abstract Anthropogenic noise is a major pollutant for organisms that live in urban areas. City birds modify their songs in ways that can increase their communication potential in spite of noise. However, these changes cannot prevent song masking by the extremely loud noises to which some urban bird populations are exposed. Here, we show that birds near a major airport advance their dawn singing time, thus reducing overlap with periods of intense aircraft noise. This modification was stronger in species whose normal singing time was relatively late, those which overlapped the most with aircraft noise. Although suggestive of a causal relationship, this pattern does not allow us to tell apart the effect of aircraft noise from that of other variables that may correlate with dawn singing time. In order to control for such potentially confounding variables, we replicated the study in several airports at different latitudes in Spain and Germany. The results show that indeed the overlap of song chorus with aircraft noise was the key factor that influenced time advancement. Aircraft traffic time was the main predictor of song advancement: across Europe, those bird populations whose singing time overlapped the most with aircraft traffic were those that advanced their song timing to a higher extent. Our results exemplify how behavioral plasticity may allow the survival of avian populations in areas of high noise pollution. However, such an adaptation likely involves departing from optimal singing times, leading to higher energetic costs and amplifying between-species differences in competitive ability and resilience.  
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  Call Number (up) LoNNe @ kyba @ Serial 1532  
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