Molecular Biology and Genetics
Genetic researchers are able to use microsatellite markers to study nest fidelity of breeding Peregrines. With DNA from adults and chicks, scientists can determine the relatedness of siblings, potentially confirm extra-pair copulation, polygamous behavior, and egg-dumping.
- Plight of the Peregrines. CBC Radio: Quirks & Quarks. 17 Feb 2007
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