Discriminant functions for sexing Woodhens.

We recommend using culmen and tarsal lengths to indicate sex in Woodhens.  For dried museum skins a function 1.8 tarsus + culmen =l35, using measurements in mm, separates females (below) from males (above) the value.  However. for live Woodhens, 1.7 tarsus + culmen = 141 is the function.

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