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Forty years of dietary studies on barn owl (Tyto alba) reveal long term trends in diversity metrics of small mammal prey

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Affiliations: 1: 1CNR – Institute for Ecosystem Study, viale dell’Università 32, 00185 Rome, Italy ; 2: 2Department of Applied and Environmental Biology, Rivers State University of Science and Technology, PMB 5080, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria ; 3: 3IDECC – Institute for Development, Ecology, Conservation and Cooperation, via G. Tomasi di Lampedusa 33, I-00144 Rome, Italy

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