Coprophagia

Known as: Coprophagies, eating faeces, eating feces 
The deliberate ingestion of feces. It is considered a form of pica.
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2013
Review
2013
In vertebrates and invertebrates, morphological and functional features of gastrointestinal (GI) tracts generally reflect food… (More)
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
Higher termites are characterized by a purely prokaryotic gut microbiota and an increased compartmentation of their intestinal… (More)
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2007
2007
Studies of fecal pellet flux show that a large percentage of pellets produced in the upper ocean is degraded within the surface… (More)
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2006
2006
During a two year population ecology study in a cave environment, 15 Eurycea (= Typhlotriton) spelaea were observed ingesting bat… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
Six weeks of social and spatial restriction were used as a model to induce chronic stress in Beagles. Behavioral and… (More)
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1997
1997
This study was conducted to evaluate the ability of the large intestine to absorb calcium (Ca) and magnesium (Mg) from their… (More)
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1994
1994
Atlantic salmon exposed to organic material (like blood) containing the infectious salmon anaemia (ISA) agent, or to salmon lice… (More)
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1991
1991
One hundred thirty New Zealand White x California rabbits were used to study the influence of the source of dietary fiber on… (More)
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1981
Highly Cited
1981
Behavioral effects of subtotal amygdaloid lesions were investigated in an attempt to dissociate some of the abnormalities seen… (More)
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1977
1977
Three cecal-fistulated horses were used in a 3 x 3 latin square experiment to determine the influence of diet and of cecal… (More)
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