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Scientific Transactions in Environment and Technovation Journal(STET), 05 Dec 2016 | 0
Year : 2015 | Volume: 7 | Issue: 2 | Pages : 82-84

Studies on the role of prey colour and size in deciding the diet chart and prey
selection pattern of Asian Openbill Stork (Anastomus oscitans (Boddaert) in
Veeranam lake, Cuddalore District,Tamil Nadu, India.

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Gastropods with 6 spires namely Pila globosa, Pila virens, and Pila scutata; Ballamia sp., Ballamia dissimilis and Lymnaea sp with
7 spires; Indoplanorbis sp with 5 spires; and Thiara sp with 11 spires were the mostly preferred prey species by the Asian
Openbill Stork.

Keywords: Gastropods, Bivalves, Prey preference, Spires and Asian Openbill Storks

Citation: *, ( 2015), Studies on the role of prey colour and size in deciding the diet chart and prey
selection pattern of Asian Openbill Stork (Anastomus oscitans (Boddaert) in
Veeranam lake, Cuddalore District,Tamil Nadu, India.. Scientific Transactions in Environment and Technovation Journal(STET), 7(2): 82-84

Received: 2016-05-12 08:09:41; Accepted: 2016-05-12 08:09:50;
Published: 12/05/2016

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