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Body size and net energy gain in gape-limited predators: A model
Uppsala University.
1996 (English)In: JOURNAL OF HERPETOLOGY, ISSN 0022-1511, Vol. 30, no 3, p. 307-319Article in journal (Other scientific) Published
Abstract [en]

In snakes and other predators that swallow their food whole, gape size sets an upper limit to ingestible prey size. Individuals that vary in body size and swallowing capacity will therefore differ not only in energy requirements but also in rates of food

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SOC STUD AMPHIBIANS REPTILES , 1996. Vol. 30, no 3, p. 307-319
Keywords [en]
VIPERA-BERUS L; SEXUAL DIMORPHISM; GROWTH-RATE; ECOLOGICAL CAUSES; HEAD SIZE; PREY; SNAKES; NICHE; PERFORMANCE; POPULATIONS
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URN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-84134OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-84134DiVA, id: diva2:112042
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Addresses: Forsman A, UPPSALA UNIV, DEPT ZOOL, VILLAVAGEN 9, S-75236 UPPSALA, SWEDEN.Available from: 2008-10-17 Created: 2008-10-17 Last updated: 2011-01-15

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