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Meleagris

National Institutes of Health

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2006
2006
SUMMARY Uphill running requires more energy than level running at the same speed, largely due to the additional mechanical work… 
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
SUMMARY We examined the energetic cost of loading the trunk or distal portion of the leg in walking and running guinea fowl… 
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
SUMMARY The ability of birds to perform effective jumps may play an important role in predator avoidance and flight initiation… 
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Running and walking are mechanically complex activities. Leg muscles must exert forces to support weight and provide stability… 
2003
2003
Judgement of exercise performance in birds has been hampered by a paucity of data on maximal aerobic capacity. We measured the… 
2001
2001
Lung ventilation of tetrapods that synchronize their locomotory and ventilatory cycles during exercise could be economized if the… 
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
  • J. Walker
  • Journal of Experimental Biology
  • 2000
  • Corpus ID: 11019831
Whether a rigid body limits maneuverability depends on how maneuverability is defined. By the current definition, the minimum… 
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
  • S. Gatesy
  • Journal of morphology
  • 1999
  • Corpus ID: 44169810
The neuromuscular control of the hind limb of helmeted guineafowl (Numida meleagris) locomoting on a treadmill at 1.0 m/sec was… 
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1989
Highly Cited
1989
Arothron meleagris occurs at densities r a n g n g from 0 to 320 fish ha-' of live coral on eastern Pacific coral reefs of Costa…