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J Exp Biol (2022) 225 (11): jeb243987.
Published: 10 June 2022
... by The Company of Biologists Ltd 2022 Summary: The contractile properties of wing muscles in a temperate bat species have evolved a low thermal dependence similar to a tropical bat species, despite differences in each species' range of flight temperatures. Chiroptera Contractile properties...
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J Exp Biol (2022) 225 (7): jeb243917.
Published: 31 March 2022
... studies suggest that jamming from bat calls directly reduces capture success of insect targets ( Corcoran and Conner, 2014 ). Natur og Univers, Det Frie Forskningsråd http://dx.doi.org/10.13039/100008394 Chiroptera Biosonar Jamming avoidance response Lombard response Acoustic...
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J Exp Biol (2021) 224 (20): jeb242715.
Published: 28 October 2021
... performance, foraging tactics and echolocation in free-living Daubenton's bats Myotis daubentoni (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae) . J. Zool. 215 , 113 - 132 . 10.1111/j.1469-7998.1988.tb04888.x Jones , G. and Rayner , J. M. V. ( 1989 ). Optimal flight speed in pipistrelle bats...
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J Exp Biol (2021) 224 (13): jeb241109.
Published: 9 July 2021
... informs a moderate percentage of this variation, especially compared with taxon alone (marginal R 2 =0.03). The bat leukocyte data and endotherm metadata used in these analyses are given in Table S5 . Immunology Leukocytes Life history Flight Allometry Chiroptera Scaling...
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J Exp Biol (2020) 223 (24): jeb234914.
Published: 24 December 2020
... 2020 http://www.biologists.com/user-licence-1-1/ Summary: Analysis of the cortisol–oxidative stress relationship, and the effect of simultaneous exposure to prolonged stress and an immune challenge in the insular bat Myotis vivesi . ACTH Antioxidants Chiroptera Cortisol Immune...
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J Exp Biol (2019) 222 (20): jeb209163.
Published: 15 October 2019
... to quantify changes in infant limb movements and vocalizations   Front. Psychol.   5 , 1 - 15 . 10.3389/fpsyg.2014.00771 Adams , R. A. ( 1996 ). Size-specific resource use in juvenile little brown bats, Myotis lucifugus (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae): is there an ontogenetic shift?   Can. J...
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J Exp Biol (2019) 222 (6): jeb196691.
Published: 21 March 2019
... by migratory bats during daytime roosting at stopovers is independent of ambient temperature as a result of facultative adjustment of torpor. Chiroptera Heterothermy Energy budget Thermoregulation Behavioural and physiological differences among species can lead to divergent migration patterns...
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J Exp Biol (2018) 221 (3): jeb171926.
Published: 13 February 2018
... of extant bats (chiroptera) . Mol. Biol. Evol.   22 , 1869 - 1886 . 10.1093/molbev/msi180 Faure , P. A. and Barclay , R. M. R. ( 1994 ). Substrate-gleaning versus aerial-hawking: plasticity in the foraging and echolocation behaviour of the long-eared bat, Myotis evotis . J. Comp...
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J Exp Biol (2015) 218 (1): 100–106.
Published: 1 January 2015
... ). Ecological morphology and flight in bats (Mammalia; Chiroptera): wing adaptations, flight performance, foraging strategy and echolocation . Philos. Trans. R. Soc. B 316 , 335 - 427 . Ransome R. D. , McOwat T. P. ( 1994 ). Birth timing and population changes in greater horseshoe bat...
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J Exp Biol (2013) 216 (11): 2073–2080.
Published: 1 June 2013
... flight speeds for flying animals. However, the theoretical U-shaped flight power curve has not been robustly tested for Chiroptera, the only mammals capable of flapping flight. We examined the metabolic rate of seven Seba's short-tailed fruit bats ( Carollia perspicillata ) during unrestrained flight...
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J Exp Biol (2013) 216 (8): 1516–1521.
Published: 15 April 2013
... a bat's ability to gain sufficient body mass before hibernation. voigt@izw-berlin.de COMPETING INTERESTS No competing interests declared. 25 8 2012 28 12 2012 © 2013. 2013 energetics chiroptera white-nose syndrome wing damage Since the emergence...
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J Exp Biol (2013) 216 (5): 800–808.
Published: 1 March 2013
... dynamics of Leptonycteris curasoae (Chiroptera: Phyllostomidae) in Jalisco, Mexico . J. Mammal.   78 , 1220 - 1230 . Cryan   P. M. ( 2003 ). Seasonal distribution of migratory tree bats (Lasiurus and Lasionycteris) in North America . J. Mammal.   84 , 579 - 593 . Cryan   P. M...
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J Exp Biol (2012) 215 (24): 4340–4344.
Published: 15 December 2012
...Christian C. Voigt; Ivailo M. Borrisov; Silke L. Voigt-Heucke SUMMARY The evolution of powered flight involved major morphological changes in Chiroptera. Nevertheless, all bats are also capable of crawling on the ground and some are even skilled sprinters. We asked if a highly derived morphology...
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J Exp Biol (2012) 215 (17): 2935–2944.
Published: 1 September 2012
... overlapping, time-smeared echoes (i.e. background acoustic clutter). We make four specific, testable predictions arising from this hypothesis. Chiroptera calling behaviour signal design Yinpterochiroptera Yangochiroptera flutter detection Doppler shift compensation Echolocation is an active...
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J Exp Biol (2010) 213 (15): 2693–2699.
Published: 1 August 2010
... 79 , 1949 - 1967 . Bhat H. R. ( 1994 ). Observations on the food and feeding behaviour of Cynopterus sphinx Vahl Chiroptera; Pteropodidae at Pune, India . Mammalia 58 , 363 - 370 . Carpenter R. E. ( 1986 ). Flight physiology of intermediate-sized fruit bats...
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J Exp Biol (2010) 213 (11): 1844–1851.
Published: 1 June 2010
... chiroptera feeding performance Measurements and estimates of whole-organism performance have provided useful information for studies of adaptation and phenotype–environment correlations. In vertebrates, bite force is an important performance trait that can be linked to whole-organism performance...
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J Exp Biol (2007) 210 (10): 1726–1734.
Published: 15 May 2007
...), much more than in non-flying mammals. * Author for correspondence (e-mail: chris.tracy@cdu.edu.au ) 1 3 2007 © The Company of Biologists Limited 2007 2007 paracellular nutrient uptake carbohydrate absorption Chiroptera Egyptian fruit bat Rousettus aegyptiacus We...
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J Exp Biol (2006) 209 (9): 1725–1736.
Published: 1 May 2006
...Daniel K. Riskin; Stuart Parsons; William A. Schutt, Jr; Gerald G. Carter; John W. Hermanson SUMMARY Bats (Chiroptera) are generally awkward crawlers, but the common vampire bat ( Desmodus rotundus ) and the New Zealand short-tailed bat( Mystacina tuberculata ) have independently evolved...
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J Exp Biol (2005) 208 (24): 4689–4698.
Published: 15 December 2005
... and Behavior, Cornell University, Seeley G. Mudd Hall, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA(e-mail: jmr247@cornell.edu ) 12 10 2005 © The Company of Biologists Limited 2005 2005 aposematism echolocation Chiroptera Arctiidae coevolution Myotis septentrionalis Cycnia tenera All experiments...
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J Exp Biol (2003) 206 (19): 3381–3390.
Published: 1 October 2003
... thermoregulatory strategies may reflect continental differences in the summer distribution of the sexes. * Author for correspondence (e-mail: paulcryan@lycos.com ) 27 6 2003 © The Company of Biologists Limited 2003 2003 Chiroptera thermoregulation energetics body temperature metabolic...