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Hawks select odd prey.
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PMID:  17749815     Owner:  NLM     Status:  PubMed-not-MEDLINE    
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Hawks were offered one color of mouse for ten consecutive captures and then a choice between that and another color. The birds usually selected the odd, or unusual, color. This behavior is probably adaptive because odd prey in nature would be unfit.
Authors:
H C Mueller
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Science (New York, N.Y.)     Volume:  188     ISSN:  0036-8075     ISO Abbreviation:  Science     Publication Date:  1975 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-06-07     Completed Date:  2010-07-02     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0404511     Medline TA:  Science     Country:  United States    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  953-4     Citation Subset:  -    
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