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Journal: Journal of Experimental Biology
J Exp Biol (2007) 210 (5): 836–844.
Published: 1 March 2007
... inaccessible for much of the year. Desiccation responses under ecologically realistic soil humidity conditions– those close to the wilting points of plants [98.9% relative humidity(RH)] – have not previously been examined in polar insect species. In the current study we show that, when desiccated at 98.2% RH...