A taste for the beautiful

Hollis Taylor*

*Corresponding author for this work

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Abstract

Bowerbirds are named for the structures they build, paint, and decorate. This photo essay documents the efforts of three species of Australian bowerbirds. The influence of sexual selection is pertinent, as the female bowerbird performs her concomitant function as art critic.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)292-294
Number of pages3
JournalLeonardo
Volume44
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2011

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