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J Exp Biol (2021) 224 (24): jeb243647.
Published: 16 December 2021
... of visual and olfactory cues. Anti-predator behavior Anuran Cross-modal integration Innate predator detection Cue recognition Austrian Science Fund http://dx.doi.org/10.13039/501100002428 P24788 J3827 P33728 P31518 T699 Bundesministerium für Wissenschaft, Forschung und...
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J Exp Biol (2021) 224 (22): jeb243153.
Published: 25 November 2021
... of melatonin during fasting. Anuran Corticosterone Fasting Feeding Melatonin Immune response Fundação de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado de São Paulo http://dx.doi.org/10.13039/501100001807 2014/16320 Coordenação de Aperfeiçoamento de Pessoal de Nível Superior – Brasil 001...
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J Exp Biol (2021) 224 (7): jeb233031.
Published: 15 April 2021
.... Anuran Locomotor performance Plasticity Thermal adaptation Thermal performance curve Summary: Analyses of burst swimming performance and critical thermal limits provide potential evidence for genetic and non-genetic adaptive trait variation corresponding to contrasting parental environments...
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J Exp Biol (2019) 222 (2): jeb191817.
Published: 27 January 2019
...-licence-1-1/ Summary: The cutaneous pathogen Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis directly disrupts cutaneous ion regulation in amphibians by increasing skin permeability and reducing sodium transporter activity and abundance. Anuran Amphibian Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis...
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J Exp Biol (2018) 221 (9): jeb174797.
Published: 11 May 2018
... phenotypic mismatch with the novel environment through physiological and behavioural responses across an unusually short time scale. Anuran Environmental novelty Invasive species Locomotor performance Thermal tolerance Water exchange The mean phenotype of a population should maximize...
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J Exp Biol (2017) 220 (7): 1256–1266.
Published: 1 April 2017
... involves two morphologically distinct inner-ear organs that process different components of the frequency spectrum. Many anuran signals contain two frequency peaks, each one matching the sensitivity of one of these two organs. We hypothesized that the processing of temporal characteristics of acoustic...
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J Exp Biol (2016) 219 (9): 1378–1383.
Published: 1 May 2016
... Melanomacrophages Solar radiation DNA damage Anuran Physalaemus nattereri Fish and amphibians have pigmented cells called visceral melanocytes and melanomacrophages in internal organs and membranes ( Gallone et al., 2002 ; Franco-Belussi et al., 2011 , 2012 ; Nilsson Sköld et al., 2013 ). Visceral...
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J Exp Biol (2015) 218 (22): 3671–3677.
Published: 1 November 2015
... Anuran Physalaemus pustulosus In many female vertebrates, estradiol modulates sexual behavior by influencing sensory, motor and motivational brain regions such that sexual behavior occurs when gonadal activity is high. A principal way that estradiol affects sexual behavior is by regulating...
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J Exp Biol (2015) 218 (19): 3051–3058.
Published: 1 October 2015
... impact as drop height increases, while turkeys increasingly extend their legs before impact with increasing drop height. In anurans, landing typically involves the use of the forelimbs to decelerate the body after impact. Few detailed, quantitative descriptions of anuran forelimb kinematics during...
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J Exp Biol (2015) 218 (15): 2410–2415.
Published: 1 August 2015
.../rspb.2011.1435 Marsh , R. L. ( 1994 ). Jumping ability of anuran amphibians . Adv. Vet. Sci. Comp. Med.   38 , 51 - 111 . McKinley , P. A. and Smith , J. L. ( 1983 ). Visual and vestibular contributions to prelanding EMG during jump-downs in cats . Exp. Brain Res.   52...
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J Exp Biol (2015) 218 (6): 849–857.
Published: 15 March 2015
... article: How do nervous systems change evolutionarily to generate species-specific behaviors? The simplified male courtship songs of a frog, Xenopus borealis , reflect feminization of the larynx and its connection to the brain. Anuran Vocalization Sexual dimorphism Evolution Larynx Muscle...
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J Exp Biol (2014) 217 (18): 3254–3262.
Published: 15 September 2014
...Michael S. Reichert; Holland Galante; Gerlinde Höbel The visual ecology of nocturnal anurans is poorly understood, but there is growing evidence that vision plays a role in important behaviors such as mate choice. While several recent studies have demonstrated that females are responsive to visual...
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J Exp Biol (2013) 216 (21): 3947–3953.
Published: 1 November 2013
...   P. J. , Lawler   S. ( 1988 ). Thermal physiology, phenology and distribution of tree frogs . Am. Nat.   132 , 506 - 520 . Knowles   T. W. , Weigl   P. D. ( 1990 ). Thermal dependence of anuran burst locomotor performance . Copeia   1990 , 796 - 802 . Licht   L. E...
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J Exp Biol (2013) 216 (18): 3461–3473.
Published: 15 September 2013
... and take full responsibility for the content of the paper. COMPETING INTERESTS No competing interests declared. 9 4 2013 22 5 2013 © 2013. Published by The Company of Biologists Ltd 2013 anuran cryoprotectant ecogeography freeze tolerance Rana sylvatica...
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J Exp Biol (2010) 213 (21): 3710–3716.
Published: 1 November 2010
... with increased preload volume. * Author for correspondence at present address: Department of Biology, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND 58202, USA ( dane.crossley@und.nodak.edu ) 17 8 2010 © 2010. 2010 anuran lymph hearts contractility pressure–volume relationships power...
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J Exp Biol (2010) 213 (12): 2001–2008.
Published: 15 June 2010
... anuran pressure kinematics Inertial suction feeding is ancestral to vertebrates and remains the most common mode of prey capture among aquatic vertebrates, including most teleost fish ( Alexander, 1970 ; Ferry-Graham and Lauder, 2001 ; van Leeuwen and Müller, 1984 ), some turtles ( Lemell et...
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J Exp Biol (2010) 213 (12): 2066–2072.
Published: 15 June 2010
...Joshua J. Schwartz; Kenneth Huth; Raymond Hunce; Brandon Lentine SUMMARY Research has demonstrated that certain midbrain neurons of anurans ‘count’ interpulse intervals (IPIs). Some neurons fire after exposure to fewer intervals than do others. Counting can be reset to zero if an IPI falls outside...
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J Exp Biol (2007) 210 (22): 3931–3939.
Published: 15 November 2007
...Robert C. Drewes; Michael S. Hedrick; Stanley S. Hillman; Philip C. Withers SUMMARY Electromyographic (EMG) activity of skeletal muscles that either insert on the skin or are associated with the margins of subcutaneous lymph sacs was monitored for two species of anurans, Chaunus marinus...
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J Exp Biol (2006) 209 (9): 1651–1661.
Published: 1 May 2006
... the energy expenditure on growth processes,and unlike in other anuran larvae, may not be a surface area-related function in P. paradoxus larvae. The resting rates of metabolism( Ṁ O 2 ) and partitioning between aquatic( Ṁ w O 2 ) and aerial O 2 uptake( Ṁ a O 2 ) were measured on tadpoles and froglets...
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J Exp Biol (2005) 208 (13): 2595–2609.
Published: 1 July 2005
...Stephen M. Secor SUMMARY Anuran estivation is characterized by long episodes of aphagia. To investigate whether estivating anurans downregulate intestinal performance as an adaptive mechanism to reduce energy expenditure, I compared the metabolic and intestinal responses to feeding, fasting...