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J Exp Biol (2012) 215 (10): 1662–1669.
Published: 15 May 2012
... organ mass feather mass tropical birds pace of life basal metabolic rate Life-history theory postulates that many physiological traits and behaviour patterns may be understood in terms of key maturational and reproductive characteristics over an organism’s life span ( Roff, 1992 ; Stearns...
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J Exp Biol (2009) 212 (6): 808–814.
Published: 15 March 2009
... flexibility of internal organ size and CS activity was strictly proportional to the organ mass (in the case of kidneys and liver, also mass-specific CS activity) prior to an increased energy demand. Thus,phenotypic flexibility had additive rather than multiplicative dynamics. Our results also suggest...
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J Exp Biol (2002) 205 (17): 2697–2703.
Published: 1 September 2002
..., the BMR of cold-acclimated animals was 30 % higher than for warm-acclimated individuals. For organ mass, acclimation had a significant effect on the dry mass of caecum, liver and kidneys only. Stepwise multiple regression using pooled data showed that 71 % of the variation in BMR is explained...