Birgit Fessl
Birgit Fessl
Coordinator of the Galapagos Landbird Conservation
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Do woodpecker finches acquire tool-use by social learning?
S Tebbich, M Taborsky, B Fessl, D Blomqvist
Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Series B: Biological Sciences …, 2001
Philornis downsi– a recently discovered parasite on the Galápagos archipelago – a threat for Darwin's finches?
B Fessl, S Tebbich
Ibis 144 (3), 445-451, 2002
An experimental study on the effects of an introduced parasite in Darwin’s finches
B Fessl, S Kleindorfer, S Tebbich
Biological Conservation 127 (1), 55-61, 2006
The life-cycle of Philornis downsi (Diptera: Muscidae) parasitizing Darwin's finches and its impacts on nestling survival
B Fessl, BJ Sinclair, S Kleindorfer
Parasitology 133 (6), 739, 2006
The ecology of tool‐use in the woodpecker finch (Cactospiza pallida)
S Tebbich, M Taborsky, B Fessl, M Dvorak
Ecology Letters 5 (5), 656-664, 2002
Avian nest defence behaviour: assessment in relation to predator distance and type, and nest height
S Kleindorfer, B Fessl, H Hoi
Animal Behaviour 69 (2), 307-313, 2005
Interannual and interspecific variation in intensity of the parasitic fly, Philornis downsi, in Darwin’s finches
RY Dudaniec, B Fessl, S Kleindorfer
Biological Conservation 139 (3-4), 325-332, 2007
Effects of the introduced ectoparasite Philornis downsi on haemoglobin level and nestling survival in Darwin's Small Ground Finch (Geospiza fuliginosa)
RY Dudaniec, S Kleindorfer, B Fessl
Austral Ecology 31 (1), 88-94, 2006
How to save the rarest Darwin's finch from extinction: the mangrove finch on Isabela Island
B Fessl, GH Young, RP Young, J Rodríguez-Matamoros, M Dvorak, ...
Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 365 …, 2010
Philornis downsi Dodge & Aitken, new to the Galapagos Islands (Diptera, Muscidae)
B Fessl, MS Couri, S Tebbich
Studia dipterologica 8 (1), 317-22, 2001
Alarm calls and chick reactions in the moustached warbler, Acrocephalus melanopogon
Animal Behaviour 51 (6), 1199-1206, 1996
Distribution of the introduced parasitic fly Philornis downsi (Diptera, Muscidae) in the Galápagos Islands
DA Wiedenfeld, B Fessl, S Kleindorfer, JC Valarezo
Pacific conservation biology 13 (1), 14-19, 2007
Distribution and abundance of Darwin’s finches and other land birds on Santa Cruz Island, Galápagos: evidence for declining populations
M Dvorak, B Fessl, E Nemeth, S Kleindorfer, S Tebbich
Oryx 46 (1), 78-86, 2012
On the verge of extinction: a survey of the mangrove finch Cactospiza heliobates and its habitat on the Galápagos Islands
M Dvorak, H Vargas, B Fessl, S Tebbich
Oryx 38 (2), 171-179, 2004
Feeding behavior of four arboreal Darwin's finches: adaptations to spatial and seasonal variability
S Tebbich, M Taborsky, B Fessl, M Dvorak, H Winkler
The Condor 106 (1), 95-105, 2004
Invasive parasites, habitat change and heavy rainfall reduce breeding success in Darwin's finches
A Cimadom, A Ulloa, P Meidl, M Zöttl, E Zöttl, B Fessl, E Nemeth, ...
PLoS One 9 (9), e107518, 2014
More is not always better: male incubation in two Acrocephalus warblers
H Hoi, B Fessl, S Kleindorfer
Behaviour 132 (7-8), 607-625, 1995
Exploration and ecology in Darwin’s finches
S Tebbich, B Fessl, D Blomqvist
Evolutionary Ecology 23 (4), 591-605, 2009
Invasion of an Avian Nest Parasite, Philornis downsi, to the Galapagos Islands: Colonization History, Adaptations to Novel Ecosystems, and Conservation Challenges
B Fessl, GE Heimpel, CE Causton
Disease ecology, 213-266, 2018
Galapagos vertebrates: endangered status and conservation actions
G Jiménez-Uzcátegui, B Milstead, C Márquez, J Zabala, P Buitrón, ...
Galapagos report 2007, 104-110, 2006
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