Seasonal variation in diet, volatile fatty acid production and size of the cecum of roch ptarmigan

Comp Biochem Physiol A Comp Physiol. 1976 Jan;53(1):109-14. doi: 10.1016/s0300-9629(76)80021-7.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, Non-P.H.S.
  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.

MeSH terms

  • Acclimatization*
  • Acetates / metabolism
  • Alaska
  • Animals
  • Birds / metabolism*
  • Butyrates / metabolism
  • Cecum / anatomy & histology
  • Cecum / metabolism*
  • Diet
  • Fatty Acids, Volatile / metabolism*
  • Fermentation
  • Propionates / metabolism
  • Seasons
  • Species Specificity

Substances

  • Acetates
  • Butyrates
  • Fatty Acids, Volatile
  • Propionates