Ecological Archives M075-022-A1

Robert E. Ricklefs, Bethany L. Swanson, Sylvia M. Fallon, Alejandro Martínez-Abraín, Alexander Scheuerlein, Julia Gray, and Steven C. Latta. 2005. Community relationships of avian malaria parasites in southern Missouri. Ecological Monographs 75:543–559.

Appendix A. Sample sizes of host species in each year of the study arranged in descending order of frequency in the sample.

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Common name

Scientific name

Code

1999

2000

2001

2002

Total

Red-eyed Vireo

Vireo olivaceus

VOL

17

14

46

40

117

White-eyed Vireo

Vireo griseus

VGR

24

10

25

32

91

Yellow-breasted Chat

Icteria virens

IVI

36

14

21

12

83

Hooded Warbler

Wilsonia citrina

WCI

12

15

18

14

59

Black-and-White Warbler

Mniotilta varia

MVA

22

7

12

9

50

Indigo Bunting

Passerina cyanea

PCY

20

7

8

13

48

Worm-eating Warbler

Helmitheros vermivorus

HVE

8

5

12

13

38

Northern Parula

Parula americana

PAM

8

9

9

9

35

Kentucky Warbler

Oporornis formosus

OFO

3

3

5

12

23

Ovenbird

Seiurus aurocapillus

SAU

 

3

10

7

20

Blue-winged Warbler

Vermivora pinus

VPI

4

4

1

11

20

Prairie Warbler

Dendroica discolor

DDI

5

10

3

1

19

Acadian Flycatcher

Empidonax virescens

EVI

3

3

4

6

16

American Redstart

Setophaga ruticilla

SRU

 

3

10

3

16

Prothonotary Warbler

Protonotaria citrea

PCE

7

 

6

1

14

Carolina Wren

Thryothorus ludovicianus

TLU

11

1

 

2

14

Northern Cardinal

Cardinalis cardinalis

CCA

1

5

3

4

13

Downy Woodpecker

Picoides pubescens

PPU

2

1

4

2

9

Yellow-throated Warbler

Dendroica dominica

DDO

6

 

2

 

8

Tufted Titmouse

Baeolophus bicolor

BBI

4

 

2

1

7

Scarlet Tanager

Piranga olivacea

POL

2

4