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Keywords: muscular hydrostat
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J Exp Biol (2022) 225 (6): jeb243163.
Published: 24 March 2022
... Muscular hydrostat Force–length relationship Seventh Framework Programme http://dx.doi.org/10.13039/100011102 FP7-231608 European Cooperation in Science and Technology http://dx.doi.org/10.13039/501100000921 FA 1301 Office of Naval Research http://dx.doi.org/10.13039...
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J Exp Biol (2021) 224 (22): jeb242644.
Published: 25 November 2021
...Alessio Di Clemente; Federica Maiole; Irene Bornia; Letizia Zullo ABSTRACT The octopus arm is a ‘one of a kind’ muscular hydrostat, as demonstrated by its high maneuverability and complexity of motions. It is composed of a complex array of muscles and intramuscular connective tissue, allowing force...
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J Exp Biol (2007) 210 (2): 238–260.
Published: 15 January 2007
... is inedible. J. Neurophysiol. 96 , 1247 -1257. Kelso, J. A. S. ( 1995 ). Dynamic Patterns . Cambridge, MA: MIT Press. Kier, W. M. and Smith, K. K. ( 1985 ). Tongues,tentacles, and trunks: the biomechanics of movement in muscular-hydrostats. Zool. J. Linn. Soc. 83 , 307 -324. Kupfermann, I...
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J Exp Biol (2004) 207 (5): 827–839.
Published: 15 February 2004
... previously proposed inferences about a hydrostatic elongation mechanism and may serve to evaluate future dynamic models of tongue flicking. snake tongue tongue sheet muscular hydrostat flicking curvature 3-D kinematics high-speed fluoroscopy X-ray In the present paper, we quantify...
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J Exp Biol (2004) 207 (1): 21–31.
Published: 1 January 2004
... of Biologists Limited 2004 2004 tongue protraction m. genioglossus dorsoventralis muscular hydrostat Microhylidae frog Phrynomantis bifasciatus feeding prey capture Early morphological studies of the feeding system in frogs identified several morphologically distinct tongue types( Magimel...
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J Exp Biol (2002) 205 (20): 3177–3206.
Published: 15 October 2002
... mollusc muscular hydrostat Aplysia californica Molluscs are adapted to a broad range of environmental niches and feed on a wide range of foods with varying biomechanical properties( Brusca and Brusca, 1990 ). The molluscan feeding apparatus is characterized by a rasping surface (the radula...
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J Exp Biol (1992) 168 (1): 23–40.
Published: 1 July 1992
... mechanism lizard muscle contractile properties muscular hydrostat J. exp. Biol. 168, 23-40 (1992) 2 3 Printed in Great Britain © The Company of Biologists Limited 1992 THE MECHANISM OF TONGUE PROJECTION IN CHAMELEONS II. ROLE OF SHAPE CHANGE IN A MUSCULAR HYDROSTAT BY PETER C. WAINWRIGHT* AND ALBERT F...