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J Exp Biol (2007) 210 (16): 2851–2858.
Published: 15 August 2007
... Thalassarche chrysostoma cost of locomotion metabolic rate procellariiform energetics gait analysis The present study investigated the metabolic cost, mechanical efficiency and gait characteristics of terrestrial movement in two closely related species of albatrosses, the black-browed albatross...
J Exp Biol (2004) 207 (7): 1229–1240.
Published: 01 March 2004
...Nathan S. Hart SUMMARY Microspectrophotometric examination of the retina of a procellariiform marine bird, the wedge-tailed shearwater Puffinus pacificus , revealed the presence of five different types of vitamin A 1 -based visual pigment in seven different types of photoreceptor. A single class...
Gregory B. Cunningham, Richard W. Van Buskirk, Francesco Bonadonna, Henri Weimerskirch, Gabrielle A. Nevitt
J Exp Biol (2003) 206 (10): 1615–1620.
Published: 15 May 2003
...Gregory B. Cunningham; Richard W. Van Buskirk; Francesco Bonadonna; Henri Weimerskirch; Gabrielle A. Nevitt SUMMARY Most studies investigating olfactory sensitivities in procellariiform seabirds have concentrated on adults, but little attention has been paid to how olfactory behaviours develop. We...