Table 1.

Morphological data in sunbirds and starlings

VariableSunbirdsStarlings
N 89
Body mass (g)6.17±0.1670.11±1.11
Wing span (cm)15.04±0.1537.8±0.51
Wing loading (g cm2)0.13±0.0050.31±0.006
Wing area (cm2)48.56±1.12230.21±4.02
  • Values are means ± s.e.m.