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Re: Gastornis bone isotopes indicate herbivorous diet
On Mon, Feb 24th, 2014 at 11:56 AM, Hammer <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> That's news to me - is this known basically everywhere, or is it related to a
> continent? Interesting.
Cows usually only resort to eating animals when they're suffering serious
It's thought that deer eat birds (or even rabbits) when they need extra
minerals to regrow antlers.
Deer on some isolated mineral-poor islands will eat bird eggs or young chicks
on a regular basis.
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