preferred body temperature

preferred body temperature

the CORE TEMPERATURE of bradymetabolic (see BRADYMETABOLISM animals with thermoregulating behaviour, in an artificial temperature gradient.
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Air temperatures were within, but water temperatures were below, the preferred body temperature of cottonmouths (mean = 23.
There's a lizard that suddenly changes colour from black to yellow once it has reached its preferred body temperature and a mouse-like creature called a jerboa with legs like a very small kangaroo.
It was found at this study that the preferred body temperature for E- Pyranidum was 29.
To evaluate the efficiency of thermoregulation, we used body temperature of 242 individuals taken in the wild, preferred body temperature of these individuals measured on a thermal gradient (16-45[degrees]C) in the laboratory, and operative temperature obtained by using hollow copper tubes that were sealed at each end, painted the same color as X.
funebralis to position itself on a temperature gradient, thereby expressing its preferred body temperature.
The mean preferred body temperature (PBT) for captive snakes from the study population was 27.
So you have to use lights and heating coils to enable the animals to reach a preferred body temperature.
Next, we investigate interspecific covariation between a physiological trait, the thermal sensitivity of sprinting, and a behavioral characteristic, preferred body temperature.
Sceloporus occidentalis: preferred body temperature of the western fence lizard.
We found that preferred body temperatures were variable among individuals bur generally ranged between 25 to slightly over 30[degrees]C.