The journal Scientific Reports published a paper by Kasia Malinowska from our team presenting the results of her Master’s thesis.
The paper experimentally investigated whether the level of nest illumination affects the degree of pigmentation of Great tit eggshells.
Malinowska, K., Szala, K., Podkowa, P. Surmacki A. 2023. Effect of light intensity in the nest site on eggshell pigmentation in a hole-nesting passerine. Scientific Reports 13, 9764 (2023). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-023-36658-4