Experientia

, Volume 30, Issue 4, pp 355–356 | Cite as

Critical thermal maximum: Ecotypic variation between montane and piedmont chorus frogs (Pseudacris triseriata, Hylidae)

  • K. Miller
  • G. C. Packard
Specialia

Keywords

Nicotinic Acid Aspergillus Nidulans Acclimation Temperature Critical Thermal Maximum Ecotypic Variation 

Zusammenfassung

Das kritische thermale Maximum von Fröschen (Hylidae:Pseudacris triseriata) aus Bergpopulationen liegt niedriger als jenes von Tieflandpopulationen liegt niedriger als jenes von Tieflandpopulationen, wobei es sich offenbar um das Ergebnis einer physiologischen Evolution handelt: Adaptation an kühleres Höhenklima.

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© Birkhäuser Verlag 1974

Authors and Affiliations

  • K. Miller
    • 1
  • G. C. Packard
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Zoology and EntomologyColorado State UniversityFort CollinsUSA

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