Roles of metabolic level and temperature regulation in the adjustment of western plumed pigeons (Lophophaps ferruginea) to desert conditions

Comp Biochem Physiol A Comp Physiol. 1973 Feb 1;44(2):249-66. doi: 10.1016/0300-9629(73)90478-7.
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MeSH terms

  • Acclimatization
  • Adaptation, Physiological*
  • Animals
  • Australia
  • Behavior, Animal
  • Body Temperature
  • Body Temperature Regulation*
  • Circadian Rhythm
  • Columbidae / metabolism*
  • Geography
  • Metabolism*
  • Oxygen Consumption
  • Potentiometry
  • Seasons
  • Temperature
  • Thermal Conductivity
  • Water Loss, Insensible