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Birds of a feather really do flock together

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A tiny bird which has evolved into five different colour variations on a small tropical island prefers to mate with others of the same colour plumage, according to new research by Yann Bourgeois

Period9 Mar 2020 → 23 Mar 2020

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TitleImage of the Day: Plumage Patterns
Media name/outletThe Scientist
Media typeWeb
CountryCanada
Date23/03/20
DescriptionCoverage for research by Yann Bourgeois, which showed how a tiny bird on a small tropical island has evolved into five different colour variations and prefers to mate with others of the same colour plumage
Producer/AuthorAmy Schleunes
URLhttps://www.the-scientist.com/image-of-the-day/image-of-the-day-plumage-patterns-67304
PersonsYann Bourgeois
TitleUniversity doc finds variety in island birds
Degree of recognitionRegional
Media name/outletThe News
Media typePrint
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date12/03/20
DescriptionNewspaper article on research by Yann Bourgeois on a bird which has evolved into five different colour variations on a small tropical island prefers to mate with others of the same colour plumage
PersonsYann Bourgeois
TitleBirds of a feather mate together, say experts
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletThe i
Media typePrint
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date11/03/20
DescriptionNewspaper article about research by Yann Bourgeois which shows that a tiny bird, which has evolved into five different colour variations on a small tropical island, prefers to mate with others of the same colour plumage
Producer/AuthorBen Mitchell
PersonsYann Bourgeois
TitleBirds of a feather really do flock together, study finds
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletDaily Mail
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date10/03/20
DescriptionA tiny bird which has evolved into five different colour variations on a small tropical island prefers to mate with others of the same colour plumage, according to new research by Yann Bourgeois
URLhttps://www.dailymail.co.uk/wires/pa/article-8095617/Birds-feather-really-flock-study-finds.html
PersonsYann Bourgeois
TitleBirds of a feather really do flock together, study finds
Media name/outletThis is Money
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date10/03/20
DescriptionArticle about research from Yann Bourgeois which suggests a tiny bird which evolved into five different colour variations on a small tropical island prefers to mate with others of the same colour plumage
URLhttps://www.thisismoney.co.uk/wires/pa/article-8095617/Birds-feather-really-flock-study-finds.html
PersonsYann Bourgeois
TitleBirds of a feather really do flock together, study finds
Media name/outletBailiwick Express
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date9/03/20
DescriptionCoverage of research by Yann Bourgeois who found that a DNA study of the grey white-eye, which lives on Reunion Island in the Indian Ocean, showed that the songbird is likely to breed with similar mates.
URLhttps://www.bailiwickexpress.com/jsy/life/animals/birds-feather-really-do-flock-together-study-finds/
PersonsYann Bourgeois

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