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1 September 2011 Depredation of a Nest of the Eastern Meadowlark (Sturnella magna) by a Speckled Kingsnake (Lampropeltis getula holbrooki)
Diane V. Landoll, Michael S. Husak
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Abstract

We report the first observation of depredation on a nest of the eastern meadowlark (Sturnella magna) by a speckled kingsnake (Lampropeltis getula holbrooki). Depredation events probably are opportunistic, but they may have an impact on local populations of eastern meadowlarks.

Diane V. Landoll and Michael S. Husak "Depredation of a Nest of the Eastern Meadowlark (Sturnella magna) by a Speckled Kingsnake (Lampropeltis getula holbrooki)," The Southwestern Naturalist 56(3), 433-435, (1 September 2011). https://doi.org/10.1894/N10-KF-17.1
Received: 1 February 2010; Accepted: 1 January 2011; Published: 1 September 2011
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