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J Exp Biol (2021) 224 (12): jeb233205.
Published: 17 June 2021
... preference in thermal preference experimental design reveals no significant effect of length of acclimation time and trial length on thermal preference of juvenile lake whitefish. Behavioral thermoregulation Conservation physiology Ecophysiology Behavioral choice assay Aquatic organisms...
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J Exp Biol (2021) 224 (7): jeb233544.
Published: 15 April 2021
... Biologging Ecophysiology Elasmobranch Respirometry Estimating the metabolic rates of animals in the laboratory is a well-established practice using either direct or indirect calorimetry; however, estimating field metabolic rate (FMR) is more challenging. Commonly used methods to estimate FMR...
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J Exp Biol (2019) 222 (23): jeb210807.
Published: 04 December 2019
... biomimetic design of additives to these products. Future research on the physics of insect CHCs should compare species from habitats with different levels of temperature fluctuation. Adopting this ecophysiological perspective will shed light on the evolutionary mechanisms that cause CHC diversification...
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J Exp Biol (2019) 222 (4): jeb191593.
Published: 22 February 2019
... of multiple cause-and-effect hypotheses may rapidly uncover the mechanisms setting organismal thermal limits. Comparative physiology Critical thermal limits Ecophysiology Ectotherm performance At the edges of the range of temperatures that animals can tolerate lie their critical thermal...
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J Exp Biol (2017) 220 (21): 4060–4067.
Published: 01 November 2017
... ). Development Chick Ecophysiology Food supplementation Haemoglobin Haematocrit Summary: Developmental trajectory just prior to fledging in songbirds may be hardwired across natural and experimentally manipulated environmental conditions, but shows oxidative stress cost. Supplemental feeding...
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J Exp Biol (2017) 220 (15): 2798–2808.
Published: 01 August 2017
... of mysid crustaceans. Compound eye Visual adaptation Ecophysiology Rhodopsin Metarhodopsin Rhabdom Photoreceptors are susceptible to damage from the very functions they are designed to perform most efficiently: photon capture and signal amplification. Light absorption...
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J Exp Biol (2016) 219 (22): 3496–3504.
Published: 15 November 2016
... and ecophysiological investigations can reveal the potential impacts of the microbiota on physiological responses to changing environments, and is likely to bring valuable insights to the study of host–microbiome interactions among a broad range of metazoans, including humans. The study of animal physiology...
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J Exp Biol (2016) 219 (9): 1356–1362.
Published: 01 May 2016
... 2016 Summary: Variation in performance among individual fish is associated with differences in their mitochondrial leak respiration rate and respiratory control ratio. Ecophysiology Food intake Global warming Proton leak Respiratory control ratio Respiration rate Increasing...
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J Exp Biol (2016) 219 (7): 1076–1085.
Published: 01 April 2016
... Summary: The timing of cardio-respiratory development in the marine gastropod Littorina obtusata is crucial for determining whether embryos survive hypoxia; individuals that develop their adult cardiovascular system early survive low oxygen conditions. Heterokairy Ecophysiology Non-adaptive...
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J Exp Biol (2014) 217 (21): 3823–3833.
Published: 01 November 2014
...-related variation Mosquito Cross-tolerance Population dynamics Ecophysiology Water loss Persistence of any natural biological population not being continually rescued by immigration is dependent on survival and reproduction. For insects, ambient temperature and water availability are the two...
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J Exp Biol (2014) 217 (15): 2629–2632.
Published: 01 August 2014
... of Biologists Ltd 2014 Dominance Ecophysiology Health Mandrill Oxidative balance Social rank The relative position of an individual within its social environment considerably impacts on its health and fitness. Under certain circumstances, high-ranking individuals are healthier than...
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J Exp Biol (2014) 217 (12): 2062–2070.
Published: 15 June 2014
... the occurrence of oversized otoliths (109.3% increase). Smaller larvae with greater skeletal deformities and larger otoliths may face major ecophysiological challenges, which might potentiate substantial declines in adult fish populations, putting in jeopardy the species' fitness under a changing ocean...
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J Exp Biol (2014) 217 (6): 859–865.
Published: 15 March 2014
... interests The authors declare no competing financial interests. 3 10 2013 11 11 2013 © 2014. Published by The Company of Biologists Ltd 2014 Foraging Trade-offs Ecophysiology Teleost fish Food deprivation Locomotion Compensatory growth During the fasting phase, fish...
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J Exp Biol (2014) 217 (1): 46–56.
Published: 01 January 2014
.... Whilst we have information on how marine invertebrates respond physiologically to hypoxia in the laboratory, we still lack understanding of how they respond to such stress in the wild (now and in the future). Consequently, here the question ‘what can an ecophysiological approach tell us about...
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J Exp Biol (2013) 216 (15): 2858–2869.
Published: 01 August 2013
... tolerance temperature ecophysiology gastropod Increases in mean global temperatures and the frequency of heat wave events are forecasted by the end of the century ( Meehl et al., 2007 ). The ecological impacts of climate change have already been documented through changes in the distribution...
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J Exp Biol (2013) 216 (11): 2103–2110.
Published: 01 June 2013
... in ecophysiology and conservation physiology studies; however, few studies have tested whether they yield comparable results. We examined whether two fundamental measures, standard metabolic rate (SMR) and maximum metabolic rate (MMR), vary based on the method employed. Ten bridled monocle bream ( Scolopsis...
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J Exp Biol (2013) 216 (6): 970–976.
Published: 15 March 2013
...Joseph T. Szczebak; Raymond P. Henry; Fuad A. Al-Horani; Nanette E. Chadwick SUMMARY Many stony coral-dwelling fishes exhibit adaptations to deal with hypoxia among the branches of their hosts; however, no information exists on the respiratory ecophysiology of obligate fish associates of non-coral...
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J Exp Biol (2013) 216 (3): 502–514.
Published: 01 February 2013
... bivalve ecophysiology Hall effect intertidal Mytilus californianus Mytilus galloprovincialis Mytilus trossulus valve gaping Organisms may respond to episodic environmental stress through physiological mechanisms, behavioral responses or some combination of the two ( Huey et al., 2009...
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J Exp Biol (2012) 215 (13): 2327–2333.
Published: 01 July 2012
... invertebrate circulation cardiac ontogeny extracardiac circulation transitory structures velum larval heart direct development Mollusca ecophysiology hypoxia Most of our knowledge of invertebrate cardiovascular physiology stems from adult organisms ( Maynard, 1961 ; McMahon et al., 1997a...
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J Exp Biol (2012) 215 (8): 1293–1305.
Published: 15 April 2012
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