In this paper we review putative ecological variables that predict the occurrence of alarm calls by birds in the Australian
Studies have shown that numerous species eavesdrop on the calls of heterospecifics to gain information about predator presence. Responding to
Many vertebrates use vocalizations to communicate about the presence of predators, and some encode information about predator type or behaviour.
The zebra finch is a native Australian passerine used as a model species in studies worldwide and spanning a range
Thanks to the Holsworth Wildlife Research Endowment for awarding $3000 to support Nicky’s project: Anti‐predator behaviour in the zebra finch: communicating