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Effects of plant secondary chemistry on foraging behaviour of mammalian herbivores

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Wiggins, Natasha Lee 2006 , 'Effects of plant secondary chemistry on foraging behaviour of mammalian herbivores', PhD thesis, University of Tasmania.

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Item Type: Thesis - PhD
Authors/Creators:Wiggins, Natasha Lee
Keywords: Plant defenses, Animal-plant relationships, Herbivores
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Available for library use only and copying in accordance with the Copyright Act 1968, as amended. Thesis (PhD)--University of Tasmania, 2006. Includes bibliographical references. Ch.1. General introduction -- Ch.2. Sideroxylonal in Ecalyptus foliage influences foraging behaviour of an arboreal folivore -- Ch.3. Behavioral responses of a generalist mammalian folivore to the physiological constraints of a chemically defended diet -- Ch.4. Diet switching in a generalist mammalian folivore: fundamental to maximizing intake -- Ch.5. Spatial scale of the patchiness of plant poisons: a critical influence on foraging efficiency

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