SWALLOWS ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

W. Paul Gorenzel Fig. 1. Cliff swallow (Hirundo pyrrhonota) with nests on a building.
Staff Research Associate
Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Conservation Biology
Cooperative Extension
University of California
Davis, California 95616

Terrell P. Salmon
Wildlife Extension Specialist
Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Conservation Biology
Cooperative Extension
University of California
Davis, California 95616

Fig. 1. Cliff swallow, Hirundo pyrrhonota

Acknowledgements

Figures 1 through 5 by Arlene Chin, Senior Artist, Visual Media, University of California, Davis.

For Additional Information

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Beal, F. E. L. 1918. Food habits of the swallows, a family of valuable native birds. US Dep. Agric. Bull. No. 619. 28pp.

Brown, C. R., and M. B. Brown. 1986. Ectoparasitism as a cost of coloniality in cliff swallows (Hirundo pyrrhonota). Ecol. 67:1206-1218.

Emlen, J. T., Jr. 1952. Social behavior in nesting cliff swallows. Condor 54:177-199.

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Emlen, J. T. 1986. Responses of breeding cliff swallows to nidicolous parasite infestations. Condor 88:110-111.

Erskine, A. J. 1979. Man’s influence on potential nesting sites and populations of swallows in Canada. Can. Field Nat. 93:371-377.

Johnsgard, P. A. 1979. Birds of the Great Plains: breeding species and their distribution. Univ. Nebraska Press, Lincoln. 539 pp.

Mayhew, W. W. 1958. The biology of the cliff swallow in California. Condor 60:7-37.

Moller, A. P. 1990. Effects of parasitism by a haematophagous mite on reproduction in the barn swallow. Ecol. 71:2345-2357.

Pochop, P. A., R. J. Johnson, D. A. Aguero, and K. M. Eskridge. 1990. The status of lines in bird damage control—a review. Proc. Vertebr. Pest. Conf. 14:317-324.

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