Essays about: "basking behavior"

Found 2 essays containing the words basking behavior.

  1. 1. Thermoregulating behavior and habitat use of Liolaemus aparicioi

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/BiologiLinköpings universitet/Tekniska fakulteten

    Author : Jennie Frida Linn Gustafsson; [2015]
    Keywords : Thermoregulation; basking behavior; lizard; altitude; Habitat use;

    Abstract : The thermoregulation of lizards depends highly on the environment they inhabit. Thermoregulation is crucial for physiological processes and affects therefore the life history of the lizard. High altitudes are characterized by a colder climate than on lower altitudes, and these environmental factors affects the thermoregulation of lizards. READ MORE

  2. 2. Thermoregulatory behavior and habitat use of Liolaemus aparicioi at two different altitudes

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för fysik, kemi och biologi

    Author : Jannie Frida Linn Gustafsson; [2015]
    Keywords : Thermoregulation; Basking behavior; Lizard; Altitude; Habitat use;

    Abstract : The thermoregulation of lizards depends highly on the environment they inhabit. Thermoregulation is crucial for physiological processes and affects therefore the life history of the lizard. High altitudes are characterized by a colder climate than on lower altitudes, and these environmental factors affects the thermoregulation of lizards. READ MORE