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J Exp Biol (2017) 220 (18): 3248–3259.
Published: 15 September 2017
...R. L. Crane; R. A. Merz ABSTRACT We apply new perspectives on how organisms burrow by examining the association of in situ variation in sediment mechanical properties with burrowing ability and species distribution of two sympatric lugworms, Abarenicola pacifica and Abarenicola claparedi . We...
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J Exp Biol (2015) 218 (2): 176–183.
Published: 15 January 2015
... interests. © 2015. Published by The Company of Biologists Ltd 2015 Fracture Fluidization Granular media Hydrostatic skeleton Sediment mechanics Invertebrate locomotion Burrowing animals inhabit soils and sediments that cover the majority of Earth's surface. They include...
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J Exp Biol (2010) 213 (24): 4272–4277.
Published: 15 December 2010
... of contact with the burrow wall ( a min ), slope, thickness, width, speed and stress intensity factors between forward- and backward-burrowing Cirriformia moorei * Author for correspondence ( kelly.dorgan@berkeley.edu ) 25 9 2010 © 2010. 2010 sediment mechanics burrowing...
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J Exp Biol (2010) 213 (8): 1241–1250.
Published: 15 April 2010
.... , Arwade S. R. , Jumars P. A. ( 2007 ). Burrowing in marine muds by crack propagation: kinematics and forces . J. Exp. Biol. 210 , 4198 - 4212 . Dorgan K. M. , Arwade S. R. , Jumars P. A. ( 2008 ). Worms as wedges: Effects of sediment mechanics on burrowing behavior...
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