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J Exp Biol (2017) 220 (13): 2372–2379.
Published: 1 July 2017
..., including long-distance migration. Oil spills Wind tunnel Flight energetics Quantitative magnetic resonance Kinematics Feathers are fundamental to avian form and function. They provide insulation for the maintenance of a high body temperature and homeothermy, they repel water and maintain...
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J Exp Biol (2005) 208 (6): 1161–1173.
Published: 15 March 2005
... consumption and nectar load. Funct. Ecol. 3 , 417 -424. Apis mellifera thermoregulation flight energetics water loss wingbeat frequency bee Honeybees, like other large (>50-200 mg) insects of several orders,maintain high mechanical power production during flight by regulating...
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J Exp Biol (2004) 207 (17): 2925–2933.
Published: 1 August 2004
... contribute to the observed trends. flight energetics thermoregulation muscle power efficiency bee Euglossa imperialis Euglossini Muscles convert chemical energy into mechanical work, and a byproduct of this process is the release of heat energy( Hill, 1938 ). Although heat represents...
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J Exp Biol (1999) 202 (11): 1523–1533.
Published: 1 June 1999
.... * Present address: Department of Organismal Biology and Anatomy, The University of Chicago, 1027 East 57th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA (e-mail: sroberts@midway.uchicago.edu ) 03 03 1999 06 05 1999 © 1999 by Company of Biologists 1999 thermoregulation flight energetics water...
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J Exp Biol (1998) 201 (15): 2321–2331.
Published: 1 August 1998
...@midway.uchicago.edu ) 22 5 1998 © The Company of Biologists Limited 1998 flight energetics thermoregulation water loss bee Centris pallida. For many insects, regulation of thoracic temperatures within narrow limits is critical for optimal flight muscle performance ( Coelho, 1991...
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J Exp Biol (1998) 201 (7): 963–968.
Published: 1 April 1998
... a significant temperature effect ( P =0.946) nor a significant linear trend ( P =0.701). * e-mail: pengchai@utxvms.cc.utexas.edu 20 1 1998 5 3 1998 © 1998 The Company of Biologists Limited 1998 flight energetics hovering flight hummingbirds mechanical power output...
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J Exp Biol (1998) 201 (2): 237–244.
Published: 15 January 1998
... value of 1 (oxidization of nectar sugar) to the measured value of 0.8. * e-mail: ywinter@biologie.uni-erlangen.de 11 11 1997 22 12 1997 © 1998 by Company of Biologists 1998 gas exchange respiration hovering flight Glossophaga soricina bat flight energetics...
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J Exp Biol (1991) 157 (1): 19–34.
Published: 1 May 1991
... with A. dorsata and A. florea as a relatively low-powered, open-nesting honeybee, in contrast to the more high-powered cavity-nesters, A. cerana and A. mellifera . 26 11 1990 © 1991 by Company of Biologists 1991 Apis flight energetics thermoregulation honeybees In general...