Giraffes

Known as: Giraffa camelopardalis, Giraffe 
Four-legged hoofed mammals with extremely long necks and legs belonging to the family Giraffidae.
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2014
Highly Cited
2014
Although network analysis has drawn considerable attention as a promising tool for disease ecology, empirical research has been… (More)
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2014
2014
Certain securities in particular, those of small capitalization firms are generally unsuited to the investment requirements of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
A central question in the evolutionary diversification of large, widespread, mobile mammals is how substantial differentiation… (More)
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2007
2007
With their vertically elongated body form, giraffes generally feed above the level of other browsers within the savanna browsing… (More)
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2005
2005
Vigilance in ungulates is considered to have a predominantly antipredator function, with the frequency and duration of scans per… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Currently, the genus Pestivirus comprises the four approved species Bovine viral diarrhea virus 1 (BVDV-1), BVDV-2, Classical… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Infections with pestiviruses occur in cattle, sheep, pigs and also in numerous other ungulate species. In the present study… (More)
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1996
1996
Experimental measurements in the jugular veins of upright giraffes have shown that the internal pressure is somewhat above… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
With the polymerase chain reaction (PCR) and versatile primers that amplify the whole cytochrome b gene (approximately 1140 bp… (More)
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1987
1987
Because it is so tall, the giraffe, Giraffa camelopardalis, provides an important animal model for investigating adaptive… (More)
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