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Auk commentary asks researchers to document female song

This commentary in the Auk ask researchers, along with citizen scientists to help document female bird song. Read the article to find out why there is a deficit of female bird songs in research collections and what the authors are asking you to do to...

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New discovery of female song in temperate songbird

Dustin Reichard and colleagues show that some female Dark-eyed Juncos sing when riled up about female intruders! Popular coverage by New Scientist here: https://www.newscientist.com/article/2151727-female-birds-that-used-to-be-silent-are-now-singing-like-males/ Go...

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Female song fitness cost & benefits eBook

The Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution special topic "Fitness Costs and Benefits of Female Song" eBook is now available!   Visit: https://www.frontiersin.org/research-topics/3139/fitness-costs-and-benefits-of-female-song to...

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Editorial: Fitness Costs and Benefits of Female Song

In this editorial article, Michelle Hall and Naomi Langmore synthesize the contributions to the Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution research topic on female bird song! http://journal.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/fevo.2017.00048/full...

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Birding Magazine article on female song

See the April 2017 issue of Birding Magazine for Lauryn Benedict and Karan Odom’s article on “Listening to Nature's Divas – Research reveals that female songbirds commonly sing. Find out how you can help make their voices...

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New documentation of female song

First documentation of female bird song in the Puerto Rican Oriole! Recent research by recently graduated UMBC undergraduate, Susanna Campbell. Susanna K. Campbell et al. 2016. Documentation of female song in a newly recognized species, the Puerto Rican Oriole...

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Recent contributions

Bobby Wilcox (14)
Matt Wilkins (8)
Marky Mutchler (3)
Cristian Pinto (3)
Lauryn Benedict (2)
Garrett MacDonald (2)
Brad Walker (2)
Quinten Wiegersma (2)
Ajit Antony (1)
Jaden Hawkes (1)
Kelly Krechmer (1)
Alix Matthews (1)
Dan Minor (1)
Ben Phalan (1)
Mar Pu (1)
Sander Pieterse (1)
Dan Scheiman (1)
Ezra Staengl (1)
Esau Toaki Villarreal (1)

[updated Aug 19, 2018]