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From Science Daily on 12-Jun-2020 11:13

A new study shows that female birds benefit more from extra food in the winter. If females receive additional food, they do not need to reduce their body temperature as much as they would have otherwise, and the chances of surviving cold nights increase.


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Bird:
Great Tit
(Adult)
Order:
Passeriformes
Family:
Paridae
Species:
Parus major
Great Tit
 
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