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J Exp Biol (2018) 221 (12): jeb176024.
Published: 21 June 2018
... Synchrotron X-ray imaging Micro-tomography Insect respiration Gas exchange Summary: Tracheal ventilation in blowflies is driven by the flight muscles, deforming the mesonotal air sacs, which results in a unidirectional airflow channelled by two antagonistically working passive valves. © 2018...
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J Exp Biol (2017) 220 (2): 208–219.
Published: 15 January 2017
...)90129-6 Sláma , K. ( 1988 ). A new look at insect respiration . Biol. Bull.   175 , 289 - 300 . 10.2307/1541570 Snodgrass , R. E. ( 1935 ). Principles of Insect Morphology ,   Chapter XV, The respiratory system , pp. 422 - 463 . New York : McGraw-Hill . Wasserthal...
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J Exp Biol (2015) 218 (14): 2201–2210.
Published: 1 July 2015
... autoventilatory airflow. Autoventilation Insect respiration Tracheal pressure Air sac Tracheae O 2 supply Spiracles Haemolymph Gas exchange CO 2 release H 2 O emission Flies are among the best fliers in the animal kingdom. They have indirect muscle fibres attached to the inner surface...
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J Exp Biol (2014) 217 (9): 1543–1554.
Published: 1 May 2014
... and pupal length during discontinuous respiration in diapausing silkworm pupae . J. Insect Physiol.   13 , 1419 - 1451 . Buck   J. ( 1962 ). Some physical aspects of insect respiration . Annu. Rev. Entomol.   7 , 27 - 56 . Chown   S. L. , Gibbs   A. G. , Hetz   S. K. , Klok...
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J Exp Biol (2009) 212 (3): 424–428.
Published: 1 February 2009
... this hypothesis still has adherents ( Slama et al.,2007 ) recent results have demonstrated directly that no reduction in water loss is achieved when insects respire using the DGC relative to other respiratory patterns ( Williams and Bradley, 1998 ; Gibbs and Johnson, 2004 ; Lighton and Turner, 2008...
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J Exp Biol (2008) 211 (4): 563–567.
Published: 15 February 2008
.... Finally,the O (open-spiracle) phase begins and the CO 2 escapes, whereupon the cycle repeats. discontinuous gas exchange DGC insect respiration respiratory water loss Fig. 1. The effect of gradual hypoxia on an alate Camponotus vicinus ant,mass 79.5 mg. Baselines for H 2 O and CO 2...
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J Exp Biol (2005) 208 (7): 1385–1392.
Published: 1 April 2005
.... * Author for correspondence (e-mail: greenlee@bcm.tmc.edu ) 31 1 2005 © The Company of Biologists Limited 2005 2005 insect respiration metabolic rate gas exchange development The mechanisms and consequences of growth and its regulation are of primary importance...