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J Exp Biol (2020) 223 (17): jeb224139.
Published: 11 September 2020
... investigated ( Tattersall et al., 2006 ). Ectothermy Panting Evaporative cooling Lizards Thermoregulation Highlighted Article: Many lizard species can depress body temperature below air temperature via panting and evaporative cooling. This capacity varies greatly among species...
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J Exp Biol (2014) 217 (11): 1910–1917.
Published: 1 June 2014
... rapidly (by 3 h) after stretching. The character of signaling in SC activation on zebrafish fibers, in particular temperature-dependent responses to HGF and stretch, gives new insights into the influence of ectothermy on regulation of muscle growth in teleosts and suggests the use of the single-fiber...
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J Exp Biol (2013) 216 (5): 815–822.
Published: 1 March 2013
... ( bonnet@cebc.cnrs.fr ) 27 7 2012 5 11 2012 © 2013. Published by The Company of Biologists Ltd 2013 corticosterone ectothermy heliotheria reptile safety shelter snake thermoregulation In most animals, individuals spend a considerable amount of time in refuges...
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J Exp Biol (2007) 210 (19): 3440–3450.
Published: 1 October 2007
... glycerophospholipid reptile mammal endothermy ectothermy The resting metabolic rates of endothermic vertebrates, such as mammals,are several times greater than those of similar-sized ectothermic vertebrates,such as reptiles, when measured at the same body temperature. These differences in resting...
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J Exp Biol (2006) 209 (11): 2015–2024.
Published: 1 June 2006
... to cope with a stressor ( Wendelaar Bonga, 1997 ). Ectothermy offers animals many advantages over endothermy, which include low energy costs for living, and therefore decreased foraging times and exposure to predators. The consequent minimization of locomotion, which consumes most of the energy budget...
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J Exp Biol (2005) 208 (14): 2773–2781.
Published: 15 July 2005
... not been directly examined in relation to different `thermal states', namely ectothermy vs endothermy. By using avian development as a model system for transition from ectothermy to endothermy, we show that, in contrast to the ectothermic state, in the endothermic state the organism is more resistant...
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J Exp Biol (2005) 208 (9): 1621–1625.
Published: 1 May 2005
... The Company of Biologists Limited 2005 2005 e-mail: kennagy@biology.ucla.edu allometry bird doubly labeled water ectothermy endothermy energetics eutherian FMR mammal metatherian phylogeny reptile scaling coefficient Perhaps the most essential resource needed by animals from...