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Unformatted text preview: Insulation (1/conductance) Eckert Animal Physiology , Fig. 17-24; cf . Sherwood, Klandorf & Yancey, Animal Physiology: From Genes to Organisms , Fig. 15-18, pp. 694-696 Regional Heterothermy in the Arctic ⇒ countercurrent flow to retain heat in body core ⇒ homeoviscous membrane adaptation to maintain membrane fluidity in colder extremities ( cf . Sherwood Animal Physiology , pp. 684-685) ! G.J. Tattersall et al ., Science 325, 468-470, 2009; Fig. 3 Eckert Animal Physiology , Fig. 17-33; cf . Sherwood, Klandorf & Yancey, Animal Physiology: From Genes to Organisms , p. 698 Regional Heterothermy via Countercurrent Cooling ⇒ countercurrent flow to maintain regional temperature differences (maintain heat in trunk ⇒ supported by strong breathing...
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This note was uploaded on 09/16/2011 for the course BIO 203 taught by Professor Loretz during the Fall '09 term at SUNY Buffalo.
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