Is Parental Care the Key to Understanding Endothermy in Birds and Mammals?

Michael Angilletta, Michael W. Sears

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28 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)821-825
Number of pages5
JournalAmerican Naturalist
Volume162
Issue number6
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 2003
Externally publishedYes

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Paternal Behavior
endothermy
Maternal Behavior
Biological Models
Thermogenesis
Body Temperature Regulation
parental care
Energy Metabolism
Birds
embryo
Mammals
mammal
Embryonic Structures
bird
animal

Keywords

  • Embryos
  • Endothermy
  • Parental care
  • Standard metabolic rate
  • Thermogenesis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ecology

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Is Parental Care the Key to Understanding Endothermy in Birds and Mammals? / Angilletta, Michael; Sears, Michael W.

In: American Naturalist, Vol. 162, No. 6, 12.2003, p. 821-825.

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