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Table 2 Predators of nests of European Robins and nesting success in closed nestboxes in Lithuania (only cases with known nesting outcomes are included)

From: Is nesting in closed nestboxes advantageous for the European Robin (Erithacus rubecula)?

Predators Study site Total
(n = 78)
Site A
(n = 25)
Site B
(n = 13)
Site C
(n = 30)
Other sites
(n = 10)
Pine Marten 5 2 4 1 12
Hazel Dormouse 3 7 10
Edible Dormouse 5 5
Great Spotted Woodpecker 1 1
Other reasons 3 1 3 2 9
Total unsuccessful 11 4 19 3 37
Nesting success (%) 56.0 69.2 36.7 70.0 52.6