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J Exp Biol (2012) 215 (3): 471–479.
Published: 1 February 2012
...N. T. George; S. Sponberg; T. L. Daniel SUMMARY A temperature gradient throughout the dominant flight muscle (dorsolongitudinal muscle, DLM 1 ) of the hawkmoth Manduca sexta , together with temperature-dependent muscle contractile rates, demonstrates that significant spatial variation in power...
J Exp Biol (2011) 214 (6): 894–900.
Published: 15 March 2011
...Nicole T. George; Tom L. Daniel There is a significant dorso-ventral temperature gradient in the dominant flight muscles [dorsolongitudinal muscles (DLM 1 )] of the hawkmoth Manduca sexta during tethered flight. The mean temperature difference was 5.6°C (range=3.8–6.9°C) between the warmer, ventral...
J Exp Biol (2009) 212 (22): 3708–3718.
Published: 15 November 2009
..., Gloucester Point, VA 23062, USA 6 8 2009 2009 2D model archival tag endothermy isotherm mathematical modeling partial differential equation temperature gradient vascular countercurrent heat exchanger white muscle tuna Tuna are highly specialized predatory fish...