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" ... cent) . These were found in 129 stomachs, of which 7 contained no other food. Ants (3.52 per cent) were found in 30 of these and formed the sole contents of 2. As many ants have no wings, they are probably snapped from the tops of weeds as the martin... "
Food Habits of the Swallows: A Family of Valuable Native Birds - Page 1
by Foster Ellenborough Lascelles Beal - 1918 - 28 pages
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Forest Leaves, Volumes 15-16

Forests and forestry - 1915
...probably snapped from the tops of the weeds as the Martin darts past. Occasionally however, the birds evidently met a swarm of winged ants and made nearly...contrary, are annoying if not harmful, so that while the birds' consumption of Hymenoptera is on the whole not a decidedly good function, it certainly results...
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