By Thomas C. Grubb Jr.
Ptilochronology presents a realistic source in addition to a conceptual realizing of ways this method can be utilized to deal with very important questions in avian biology. it will likely be of relevance and use to specialist avian biologists and ornithologists in addition to to graduate scholars of avian behavioural ecology, evolution and conservation.
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