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Who do you trust? Wild birds use social knowledge to avoid being deceived

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Science Advances  28 May 2021:
Vol. 7, no. 22, eaba2862
DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.aba2862

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vol. 7 no. 22

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  • Received for publication November 20, 2019
  • Accepted for publication April 2, 2021
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  1. Filipe C. R. Cunha1,2,* and
  2. Michael Griesser1,3,4,5,6
  1. 1Department of Anthropology, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.
  2. 2Behavioural Ecology Group, Wageningen University & Research, Wageningen, Netherlands.
  3. 3State Key Laboratory of Biocontrol, Department of Ecology and School of Life Sciences, Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, China.
  4. 4Animal Ecology, Department of Ecology and Genetics, Evolutionary Biology Centre, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden.
  5. 5Department of Biology, University of Konstanz, Konstanz, Germany.
  6. 6Center for the Advanced Study of Collective Behavior, University of Konstanz, Konstanz, Germany.
  1. *Corresponding author. Email: filipe.cunha{at}


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