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Gabriella Bonsignori, Cesare Stefanini, Umberto Scarfogliero, Stefano Mintchev, Giovanni Benelli, Paolo Dario
Journal: Journal of Experimental Biology
J Exp Biol (2013) 216 (7): 1270–1279.
Published: 1 April 2013
... , was investigated during the take-off phase of the jump, through high-speed video recordings (8000 frames s −1 ). We demonstrate that C. viridis is able to maintain fairly constant acceleration during overall leg elongation. The force exerted at the foot–ground interface is nearly constant and differs from...
Includes: Supplementary data