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J Exp Biol (2019) 222 (5): jeb188805.
Published: 1 March 2019
... lengths and muscle size and architecture in Anolis lizards provides evidence for different proximate drivers of sprint speed variation in males and females. Ecomorphology Locomotion Performance Muscle Myology Lizard Performance, or the ability of an animal to execute an ecologically...
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J Exp Biol (2019) 222 (2): jeb186544.
Published: 18 January 2019
... of Dendrobatidae and Microhylidae exhibited only poor or no head compensatory movements. Contrary to our expectation, the results did not corroborate an ecomorphological hypothesis anticipating a close relationship between ecological parameters and the head compensatory movements. We did not find any positive...
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J Exp Biol (2018) 221 (13): jeb179242.
Published: 1 July 2018
... Crataerina pallida (Diptera, Hippoboscidae) can stay attached to its flying host, the common swift, by using a strongly modified tarsal attachment system, which provides exceptionally high attachment forces on various surfaces. Biomechanics Interlocking Friction Adhesion Ecomorphology Parasitism...
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J Exp Biol (2017) 220 (4): 652–666.
Published: 15 February 2017
... radiation and convergence during the evolutionary history of damselfishes (Pomacentridae) . Am. Nat.   181 , 94 - 113 . 10.1086/668599 Frédérich , B. , Cooper , W. J. and Aguilar-Medrano , R. ( 2016 ). Form, ecomorphology and iterative ecological radiation . In The Biology...
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J Exp Biol (2013) 216 (6): 1025–1030.
Published: 15 March 2013
... than by design conflicts between running and gripping per se . * Author for correspondence ( anthony.herrel@mnhn.fr ) 30 7 2012 19 11 2012 © 2013. Published by The Company of Biologists Ltd 2013 ecomorphology trade-off locomotion grip strength lizard habitat use...
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J Exp Biol (2009) 212 (15): 2475–2482.
Published: 1 August 2009
... locomotion in the `flying'gecko, Ptychozoon kuhli. J. Herpetol. 36 , 412 -418. * Author for correspondence (e-mail: bieke.vanhooydonck@ua.ac.be ) 19 5 2009 2009 biodynamics ecomorphology interspecific comparison performance wing loading The invasion of novel...
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J Exp Biol (2006) 209 (22): 4515–4523.
Published: 15 November 2006
..., USA 23 8 2006 © The Company of Biologists Limited 2006 2006 arboreal locomotion ecomorphology performance interspecific differences How animals manage to effectively move around in complex arboreal environments is intriguing. Not only may perch density and inter-perch...
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J Exp Biol (2002) 205 (8): 1097–1113.
Published: 15 April 2002
... The Company of Biologists Limited 2002 2002 adhesion climbing ecomorphology locomotion tarsus tenent seta water surface rove beetle staphylinid Stenus The demands on insect tarsi to meet adhesive requirements while walking on smooth (plant) surfaces have been realized via two...
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J Exp Biol (2002) 205 (7): 1037–1046.
Published: 1 April 2002
... in running style is substantiated by interspecific morphological differences. * e-mail: vhooyd@uia.ua.ac.be 16 1 2002 © The Company of Biologists Limited 2002 2002 ecomorphology gait characteristics interspecific comparison locomotion Lacertidae phylogenetic analysis...
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J Exp Biol (1989) 145 (1): 23–30.
Published: 1 September 1989
.... flippers and legs) are obvious; recent studies of closely related taxa within a community have documented more subtle patterns of ecomorphological correlation and attempted to determine their causal basis. In some cases, the functional significance of morphological variation has been determined...