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J Exp Biol (2009) 212 (8): 1163–1169.
Published: 15 April 2009
... how gray short-tailed opossums( Monodelphis domestica ), which are generalized marsupials living on or near the ground, adjust to travel on rough and smooth 2 cm-diameter arboreal trackways. Limb contact position was determined via high-speed videography, and substrate reaction force was measured...
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...
J Exp Biol (2003) 206 (5): 923–932.
Published: 1 March 2003
... maximum voluntary bite force data along Region I and II of the jaws of gray short-tailed opossums Monodelphis domestica . Then, growth series of M. domestica are used to assess how bite force potential changes with growth by evaluating craniodental changes using longitudinal sets of dorsoventral...