Ecogeographical variation of body size in Chaffinches Fringilla coelebs


BIRD STUDY, vol.58, no.3, pp.264-277, 2011 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 58 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/00063657.2011.587868
  • Journal Name: BIRD STUDY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.264-277
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes


Capsule Significant geographic variation in body size occurs throughout Eurasia and North Africa and this variation is best explained by Boyce's seasonality hypothesis rather than Bergmann's rule.