Living in a Seasonal World: Thermoregulatory and Metabolic by Thomas Ruf,Claudia Bieber,Walter Arnold,Eva Millesi

By Thomas Ruf,Claudia Bieber,Walter Arnold,Eva Millesi

This publication summarises the most recent info on seasonal edition in animals. issues contain animal hibernation, day-by-day torpor, thermoregulation, warmth creation, metabolic melancholy, biochemical variations, neurophysiology and effort stability. The members to this ebook current interdisciplinary learn at a number of degrees starting from the molecular to the ecophysiological, in addition to evolutionary methods. The chapters of this publication offer unique info now not released in different places, which makes it the main up to date, accomplished resource of data on those fields.

The book’s subchapters correspond to displays given on the 14th foreign Hibernation Symposium in August 2012 in Austria. this can be a very profitable sequence of symposia (held each 4 years given that 1959) that draws best researchers within the box. just like the previous symposia, this assembly – and accordingly the ebook – is aimed not just at hibernation yet at protecting the whole diversity of animal variations to seasonal environments. For the following 4 years, this publication will function the state of the art reference paintings for graduate scholars and scientists lively during this box of body structure and ecology.


Show description

Read Online or Download Living in a Seasonal World: Thermoregulatory and Metabolic Adaptations PDF

Similar veterinary medicine books

Kirkbride's Diagnosis of Abortion and Neonatal Loss in Animals

Kirkbride's Diagnosis of Abortion and Neonatal Loss in Animals, Fourth version is a concise source for deciding upon the explanations of abortion and neonatal loss in farm animals, small ruminants, pigs, horses, canines, cats, and unique mammals. offering present techniques for diagnosing abortion, this vintage reference has been absolutely up to date and accelerated, delivering new assurance of canine, cats, and nondomestic mammals.

Augenheilkunde: Lehrbuch und Atlas Hund, Katze, Kaninchen und Meerschweinchen (German Edition)

Das Spektrum der Augenerkrankungen in über 2400 qualitativ hochwertigen Abbildungen! Die Spezialisierung auf ein medizinisches Fachgebiet ist eine Entwicklung, die auch zunehmend in der Veterinärmedizin Einzug hält. So hat die Ophthalmologie über die letzten Jahre in der Kleintierpraxis einen wesentlich höheren Stellenwert erlangt.

Improving Animal Welfare: A Practical Approach, 2 Edition

By means of taking a wholly functional technique, this textbook goals to aid these operating with animals to use equipment for bettering welfare, bridging the space among clinical examine and useful software. This booklet presents a advisor to functional assessment and auditing of welfare difficulties for farmed animals, emphasizing the significance of measuring stipulations that compromise welfare equivalent to lameness, or using electrical goads.

Physiologie der Haustiere (German Edition)

Alle Facetten der Physiologie von A wie Atmung - über R wie Reproduktion - bis hin zu Z wie Zellphysiologie. Mit diesem Lehrbuch bleibt keine Frage offen. Neu in der five. Auflage:- Neues didaktisches Konzept - noch schneller erfassen, used to be Basiswissen ist, und welche wichtigen Fakten unbedingt verstanden sein müssen- Neu gegliedert nach Organsystemen und funktionellen Gesichtspunkten - komplexe physiologische Vorgänge leichter einordnen und verstehen- Komplett neue Konzeption mehrerer Kapitel sowie Aufnahme neuer Themen z.

Additional info for Living in a Seasonal World: Thermoregulatory and Metabolic Adaptations

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.64 of 5 – based on 7 votes