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Aves, 50/1 | 2013 | 20-22

  Regurgitation of seeds among the Turdidae
Jules Fouarge

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Several species of berry-eating birds are unable to digest the berries’ seeds. Some species regurgitate the seeds. The phenomenon is discussed with examples from the Turdidae family.


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