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Table 5 Record of insectivorous birds and their activity

From: Restricting lepidopteran herbivory through trap cropping and bird perches in Egyptian clover (Trifolium alexandrinum L.)

Common nameScientific nameIn field (per hour)Alighted on perch
Cattle egretBubulcus ibis3.4
Common mynaAcridotheres tristis6.20.8
House crowCorvus splendens5.00.4
Red-wattled lapwingVanellus indicus0.4
Black drongoDicrurus macrocercus2.61.6
Eurasian collared-doveStreptopelia decaocto1.80.8
Green bee eaterMerops orientalis1.20.8