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J Exp Biol (2020) 223 (23): jeb228585.
Published: 02 December 2020
... of environmental interactions, behavioral flexibility and morphological constraints on energy balance, we used doubly labeled water to measure the at-sea daily energy expenditure (DEE) of two sympatrically breeding seabirds, Campbell ( Thalassarche impavida ) and grey-headed ( Thalassarche...
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J Exp Biol (2020) 223 (2): jeb219337.
Published: 28 January 2020
... Ricklefs , R. E. , Konarzewski , M. and Daan , S. ( 1996 ). The relationship between basal metabolic rate and daily energy expenditure in birds and mammals . Am. Nat.   147 , 1047 - 1071 . 10.1086/285892 Sherub , S. , Bohrer , G. , Wikelski , M. and Weinzierl , R...
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J Exp Biol (2019) 222 (14): jeb199513.
Published: 19 July 2019
... processes or reduce energy expenditure on maintenance. Here, a song bird is shown to do the latter, but only in the short term. Ficedula hypoleuca Increased-intake hypothesis Compensation hypothesis Basal metabolic rate Daily energy expenditure Feeding frequency From an energetic point...
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J Exp Biol (2018) 221 (24): jeb190066.
Published: 12 December 2018
... ecology. Energy is a fundamental currency to quantify these costs, as energetic trade-offs often exist between key fitness-related processes. Daily energy expenditure (DEE) comprises of resting metabolic rate (RMR) and energy available for activity, which are linked via the energy management strategy of...
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J Exp Biol (2017) 220 (18): 3280–3289.
Published: 15 September 2017
... , 718 - 720 . 10.1086/515881 Meerlo , P. , Bolle , L. , Visser , G. H. , Masman , D. and Daan , S. ( 1997 ). Basal metabolic rate in relation to body composition and daily energy expenditure in the field vole, Microtus agrestis . Physiol. Zool.   70 , 362 - 369 . 10.1086...
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J Exp Biol (2015) 218 (16): 2585–2593.
Published: 01 August 2015
... mammals become diurnal when energetically challenged by cold or hunger. The circadian thermo-energetics (CTE) hypothesis predicts that diurnal activity patterns reduce daily energy expenditure (DEE) compared with nocturnal activity patterns. Here, we tested the CTE hypothesis by quantifying the energetic...
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J Exp Biol (2014) 217 (20): 3718–3732.
Published: 15 October 2014
... efficiency BAT brown adipose tissue BMR basal metabolic rate DEE daily energy expenditure DLW doubly labelled water HDL heat dissipation limit H-L MH mothers with cross-fostered ML pups L-H ML mothers with cross-fostered MH pups MEI metabolisable energy intake...
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J Exp Biol (2013) 216 (17): 3358–3368.
Published: 01 September 2013
...Deng-Bao Yang; Li Li; Lu-Ping Wang; Qing-Sheng Chi; Catherine Hambly; De-Hua Wang; John R. Speakman SUMMARY We evaluated factors limiting lactating Mongolian gerbils ( Meriones unguiculatus ) at three temperatures (10, 21 and 30°C). Energy intake and daily energy expenditure (DEE) increased with...
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J Exp Biol (2012) 215 (22): 3989–3996.
Published: 15 November 2012
... for allowing efficient access to the broadest range of the local chiropterophilous flower resources. * Author for correspondence ( tania.gonzalez@uni-ulm.de ) 21 11 2011 22 7 2012 © 2012. 2012 Glossophaginae Phyllostomidae foraging behaviour daily energy expenditure...
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J Exp Biol (2012) 215 (18): 3161–3168.
Published: 15 September 2012
...Magella Guillemette; Patrick J. Butler SUMMARY There is considerable interest in understanding how the energy budget of an endotherm is modulated from a physiological and ecological point of view. In this paper, we used daily (24 h) heart rate ( f H24 ), as a proxy of daily energy expenditure (DEE...
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J Exp Biol (2012) 215 (14): 2418–2424.
Published: 15 July 2012
... acclimatization is accomplished by coordinated phenotypic plasticity of metabolic systems. We measured summit metabolism ( V̇ O 2 ,sum ), daily energy expenditure (DEE) and muscle oxidative capacity under both winter (December to January) and breeding (May to June) conditions. We hypothesize that: (1) rates of...
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J Exp Biol (2011) 214 (19): 3206–3217.
Published: 01 October 2011
... potential environmental stressor. cosinor analysis daily energy expenditure daily rhythm melatonin suppression percentage change in body mass retinal photoreceptor For the past approximately 130 years since the invention of electric lights, artificial light-at-night (LAN) has increasingly...
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J Exp Biol (2009) 212 (21): 3455–3465.
Published: 01 November 2009
... difference between metabolizable energy intake and daily energy expenditure measured by doubly labelled water, at 30°C was 23.3 kJ day –1 lower than that at 21°C on days 14–16 of lactation. As for reproductive performance, there was a difference in the response to the higher temperature between mothers...
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J Exp Biol (2009) 212 (8): 1101–1105.
Published: 15 April 2009
...Tony D. Williams; François Vézina; John R. Speakman SUMMARY It is axiomatic that whole-animal metabolism, measured for example as daily energy expenditure (DEE), plays a central role in determining reproductive success and survival (fitness) in all organisms. Nevertheless, strong evidence for...
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J Exp Biol (2008) 211 (24): 3871–3878.
Published: 15 December 2008
... during resting. Our experiment clearly shows that a daily T a cycle affects the thermoregulatory behaviour and energetics of these small bats. More generally, these results demonstrate the critical influence of behavioural decisions on the daily energy expenditure of small heterothermic mammals...
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J Exp Biol (2007) 210 (23): 4233–4243.
Published: 01 December 2007
... energy intake daily energy expenditure milk production pup energy content The sustained maximum rate of energy intake (SusEI) is an important trait that imposes an upper constraint on animal performance (e.g. Drent and Daan, 1980 ; Kirkwood, 1983 ; Peterson et al., 1990 ; Weiner, 1992...
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J Exp Biol (2007) 210 (11): 2013–2024.
Published: 01 June 2007
... strongly decreased from 1.43 to 0.98 kJ g –1 d –1 , whereas daily energy expenditure slightly increased from 2.09 to 2.25 kJ g –1 d –1 . Costs of running decreased from 2.3 to 1.6 kJ km –1 between baseline and workload conditions. At high workloads, animals were in a negative energy balance, resulting in a...
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J Exp Biol (2003) 206 (23): 4267–4281.
Published: 01 December 2003
... methods: (1) as the difference between metabolizable energy intake and daily energy expenditure of the female, (2) from female water turnover, (3) from pup water turnover and (4) from the energy budget of the litter. We assessed these four methods by comparing their accuracy, precision and sensitivity to...
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J Exp Biol (2003) 206 (18): 3211–3218.
Published: 15 September 2003
... for chicks of several age classes, starting three days prior to hatching until fledging at an age of approximately 30 days. Daily energy expenditure in the field, measured using the doubly labelled water technique, did not differ between treatments or between sexes. Oxygen consumption measured in...