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J Exp Biol (2017) 220 (15): 2733–2742.
Published: 01 August 2017
... http://www.biologists.com/user-licence-1-1/ Summary: House sparrows quickly adjust to new diets with differing protein and carbohydrate content when they are less than a week old. Digestive physiology Development Phenotypic flexibility Invasion biology Feeding ecology Passer...
J Exp Biol (2014) 217 (11): 1839–1842.
Published: 01 June 2014
... by The Company of Biologists Ltd 2014 Quail Coturnix chinensis Phenotypic plasticity Dietary fibre Energy dilution Digestive physiology Gastrointestinal tract Gastroliths Gizzard Phenotypic plasticity of the avian gastrointestinal tract (gut) has been demonstrated for numerous...
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J Exp Biol (2012) 215 (21): 3681–3684.
Published: 01 November 2012
... © 2012. 2012 feeding ecology digestive physiology elasmobranch tiger shark sandbar shark In marine ecosystems, the advent of electronic tags has provided unprecedented new insights into movements of highly mobile sharks and fishes ( Meyer et al., 2007 ; Meyer et al., 2010 ), but we...
J Exp Biol (2010) 213 (5): 798–807.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Paweł Brzęk; Krista M. Lessner; Enrique Caviedes-Vidal; William H. Karasov SUMMARY It can be hypothesized that species with a wide or variable food niche are able to adjust their digestive physiology to current food type. In diet specialists, however, the capacity for such presumably costly...
J Exp Biol (2009) 212 (14): 2167–2175.
Published: 15 July 2009
... that may be related to the extensive ranges of temporal existence and geographic distribution of these vertebrates. * Author for correspondence (e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org ) 16 4 2009 2009 Andean toad Bufo spinulosus digestive physiology energetics enzymes fasting...
J Exp Biol (2009) 212 (9): 1284–1293.
Published: 01 May 2009
... modulation hypothesis' because house sparrow nestlings change their diet during ontogeny. However, the full test of this hypothesis would also require the evidence that nestlings' digestive physiology is less flexible in species that rely on the same diet from hatching through adulthood [e.g. the wholly...
J Exp Biol (2002) 205 (14): 2079–2087.
Published: 15 July 2002
...Frédéric Hervant; David Renault SUMMARY The effects of long-term fasting and subsequent refeeding on digestive physiology and energy metabolism were investigated in a subterranean aquatic crustacean, Stenasellus virei , and in a morphologically similar surface-dwelling species, Asellus aquaticus...
J Exp Biol (2001) 204 (17): 3065–3074.
Published: 01 September 2001
... hatching asynchrony sibling competition energetics digestive physiology sand martin Riparia riparia . Variation in fluctuation of food supplies experienced during ontogeny has important consequences for life history ( Gebhardt-Henrich and Richner, 1998 ). The response of a growing organism to...