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J Exp Biol (2018) 221 (17): jeb168716.
Published: 03 September 2018
...) of muscle activity (see Fig. 2 for representative EMG traces; Dataset 1 ). All calculations and subsequent statistical analyses were performed using custom MATLAB code. Muscle function Electromyography Aquatic Terrestrial High-speed videography Fish Muscle is responsible for an immense...
Includes: Supplementary data
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J Exp Biol (2012) 215 (1): 115–123.
Published: 01 January 2012
... mechanics . Science 245 , 45 - 48 . Biewener A. A. ( 1990 ). Biomechanics of mammalian terrestrial locomotion . Science 250 , 1097 - 1103 . Biewener A. A. , Taylor C. R. ( 1986 ). Bone strain: a determinant of gait and speed? J. Exp. Biol. 123 , 383 - 400...
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J Exp Biol (2010) 213 (21): 3615–3624.
Published: 01 November 2010
... ( Rattus norvegicus ) as they moved on horizontal poles of different diameters. The data were compared with data pertaining to terrestrial locomotion. We investigated three-dimensional kinematics and dynamics using biplanar cineradiography with simultaneous substrate reaction force (SRF) measurements...
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J Exp Biol (2010) 213 (20): 3515–3526.
Published: 15 October 2010
...Angela R. V. Rivera; Richard W. Blob SUMMARY Turtles use their limbs during both aquatic and terrestrial locomotion, but water and land impose dramatically different physical requirements. How must musculoskeletal function be adjusted to produce locomotion through such physically disparate habitats...
Includes: Supplementary data
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J Exp Biol (2004) 207 (24): 4325–4336.
Published: 15 November 2004
...Andrew R. Lammers; Audrone R. Biknevicius SUMMARY Effects of substrate diameter on locomotor biodynamics were studied in the gray short-tailed opossum ( Monodelphis domestica ). Two horizontal substrates were used: a flat `terrestrial' trackway with a force platform integrated into the surface...
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J Exp Biol (2004) 207 (13): 2361–2370.
Published: 01 June 2004
... a unifying general principle and extended from marine to terrestrial ectotherms. By contrast, in insects the upper and lower limits are decoupled, suggesting that the oxygen limitation hypothesis might not be as general as proposed. However, no direct tests of this hypothesis or its predictions have been...
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J Exp Biol (2004) 207 (2): 233–248.
Published: 15 January 2004
... generalized terrestrial lizard, Dipsosaurus dorsalis . Inclines had significant main effects for relatively few kinematic variables of C. calyptratus (11%)compared to D. dorsalis (73%). For C. calyptratus , the main effects of locomotor surface were nearly three times more widespread than those of incline...
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J Exp Biol (2001) 204 (20): 3507–3522.
Published: 15 October 2001
... iguana Dipsosaurus dorsalis is useful for studying hindlimb function because it moves over a large range of locomotor speeds and has a generalized hindlimb morphology relative to some other terrestrial species of lizard ( Fieler and Jayne, 1998 ). Furthermore, extensive background data exist for D...
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J Exp Biol (2001) 204 (15): 2717–2731.
Published: 01 August 2001
... on the relative magnitude and timing of these patterns of fascicle strain and activation. It has recently been suggested that terrestrial animals may conserve metabolic energy during locomotion by minimizing limb extensor muscle strain during stance, when the muscle is active, facilitating more economical force...
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J Exp Biol (1992) 162 (1): 107–130.
Published: 01 January 1992
...LARRY M. FROLICH; ANDREW A. BIEWENER Aquatic neotenic and terrestrial metamorphosed salamanders { Ambystoma tigrinum ) were videotaped simultaneously with electromyographic (EMG) recording from five epaxial myotomes along the animal's trunk during swimming in a flow tank and trotting on a treadmill...