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Table 1 Overview of sample sizes by sex, capture method, and breeding stage during which individuals were caught in the different breeding regions (Africa, Europe, Canary Islands)

From: Baseline and stress-induced levels of corticosterone in male and female Afrotropical and European temperate stonechats during breeding

Region, sex Capture method Mating Incubation Young
   Pre-nesting Egg-laying Nest-building   Nestlings Fledglings
Africa, males baited clap net traps 0 0 3 10 12 15
  STI 18 4 9 16 11 14
Africa, females baited clap net traps 1 1 6 23 18 17
Europe, males STI NA 9 2 31 4 10
Europe, females baited clap net traps NA 10 3 7 6 4
Canary Islands, males baited clap net traps NA NA NA 7 1 5
Canary Islands, females baited clap net traps NA NA NA 3 1 3
  1. NA indicates non-available data