Anaerobic Energy Metabolism

@inproceedings{Gde1984AnaerobicEM,
  title={Anaerobic Energy Metabolism},
  author={Gerd G{\"a}de},
  year={1984}
}
When considering anaerobic energy metabolism, many people are unaware that it occurs in insects at all. This may be easily explained by the general knowledge that the energy metabolism of insect flight muscles is highly aerobic. It is well-known that insect flight muscles are metabolically the most active tissues known in nature. Their performance can be quite incredible; in some species more than one million successive wingbeats, with rates over 1000 contractions per second, have been found… 
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