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Contact: Eleanor Gaskarth
e.f.gaskarth@exeter.ac.uk
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University of Exeter

Weaver Chick

Caption: A team of scientists at the University of Exeter studied white-browed sparrow weavers, a social species in which all group members share offspring care duties, but the dominant male and female work hardest.

Credit: Dominic Cram

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