Eastern Whip-poor-will abundance declines with urban land cover and increases with moth abundance in the American Midwest

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Description

Data in this publication were used to analyze the factors that influence the abundance of eastern whip-poor-wills in the Midwest and to describe the diet of this species. These data were collected in Illinois in 2019 and 2020. Procedures were approved by the Illinois Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC), protocol no. 19006
Date made availableAug 25 2022
PublisherUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Keywords

  • moths
  • eastern whip-poor-will
  • abundance
  • nightjars
  • Lepidoptera
  • Antrostomus vociferus
  • metabarcoding

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