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Vol. 16 Núm. 1 (2024)

El uso de material antropogénico en la construcción de nidos del Sotorrey Común (Troglodytes aedon), un reporte desde el Parque Los Algarrobos, Cumbayá, Ecuador

noviembre 30, 2023


La urbanización ha impulsado cambios en los comportamientos de anidación de aves, con algunas especies incorporando materiales de nidos antropogénicos (ANMs) en sus nidos. Este estudio se centra en Troglodytes aedon (Sotorrey Común) en Ecuador, explorando los factores que influyen en su uso de ANMs. Las observaciones en el Parque Los Algarrobos revelaron a un Sotorrey Común llevando un trozo de plástico transparente, ingresando a una farola y emergiendo de ella sin el plástico. Datos adicionales de iNaturalist mostraron un uso generalizado de ANMs en los nidos de Sotorrey Común en todo Ecuador.

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