Phocidae

Known as: True Seals, Earless Seals, Seals, Earless 
The family Phocidae, suborder PINNIPEDIA, order CARNIVORA, comprising the true seals. They lack external ears and are unable to use their hind… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
The study of animal foraging behaviour is of practical ecological importance, and exemplifies the wider scientific problem of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Microsatellite genotyping errors will be present in all but the smallest data sets and have the potential to undermine the… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Here we report, for the first time, on the global distribution of perfluorooctanesulfonate (PFOS), a fluorinated organic… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
We describe an information-theoretic paradigm for analysis of ecological data, based on Kullback–Leibler information, that is an… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Persistent organic pollutants (POPs) and stable isotopes of nitrogen (delta 15N) were measured in zooplankton (6 species), a… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Many wildlife species may be exposed to biologically active concentrations of endocrine-disrupting chemicals. There is strong… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The class C subset of vacuolar protein sorting (Vps) proteins (Vps11, Vps18, Vps16 and Vps33) assembles into a vacuole/prevacuole… (More)
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
1. The extracellular patch clamp method, which first allowed the detection of single channel currents in biological membranes… (More)
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
1. The extracellular patch clamp method, which first allowed the detection of single channel currents in biological membranes… (More)
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Highly Cited
1958
Highly Cited
1958
Myoglobin is a typical globular protein, and is found in many animal cells. Like hæmoglobin, it combines reversibly with… (More)
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