Murray M Humphries

Summary

Affiliation: McGill University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The role of energy availability in Mammalian hibernation: a cost-benefit approach
    Murray M Humphries
    Department of Biology, McGill University, 1205 Avenue Docteur Penfield, Montreal, Quebec H3A 1B1, Canada
    Physiol Biochem Zool 76:165-79. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint The role of energy availability in Mammalian hibernation: an experimental test in free-ranging eastern chipmunks
    Murray M Humphries
    Department of Biology, McGill University, 1205 Avenue Docteur Penfield, Montreal, Quebec H3A 1B1, Canada
    Physiol Biochem Zool 76:180-6. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint The functional response of a hoarding seed predator to mast seeding
    Quinn E Fletcher
    Department of Natural Resource Sciences, Macdonald Campus, McGill University, Ste Anne de Bellevue, Quebec H9X3V9, Canada
    Ecology 91:2673-83. 2010
  4. pmc Oxidative damage increases with reproductive energy expenditure and is reduced by food-supplementation
    Quinn E Fletcher
    Department of Natural Resource Sciences, Macdonald Campus, McGill University, Ste Anne de Bellevue, Quebec H9X 3V9, Canada
    Evolution 67:1527-36. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Within-season synchrony of a masting conifer enhances seed escape
    Devan W Archibald
    Department of Natural Resource Sciences, Macdonald Campus, McGill University, Ste Anne de Bellevue, Quebec H9X 3V9, Canada
    Am Nat 179:536-44. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Heat for nothing or activity for free? Evidence and implications of activity-thermoregulatory heat substitution
    Murray M Humphries
    Department of Natural Resource Sciences, McGill University, Macdonald Campus, H9X3V9 QC, Canada
    Integr Comp Biol 51:419-31. 2011
  7. pmc Persistent maternal effects on juvenile survival in North American red squirrels
    Tricia D Kerr
    Department of Natural Resource Sciences, Macdonald Campus, McGill University, Ste Anne de Bellevue, Quebec H9X 3V9, Canada
    Biol Lett 3:289-91. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Climate-mediated energetic constraints on the distribution of hibernating mammals
    Murray M Humphries
    Department of Zoology, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen AB24 3TZ, UK
    Nature 418:313-6. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Anticipatory reproduction and population growth in seed predators
    Stan Boutin
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2E9, Canada
    Science 314:1928-30. 2006

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint The role of energy availability in Mammalian hibernation: a cost-benefit approach
    Murray M Humphries
    Department of Biology, McGill University, 1205 Avenue Docteur Penfield, Montreal, Quebec H3A 1B1, Canada
    Physiol Biochem Zool 76:165-79. 2003
    ..We conclude by reviewing the empirical support for these predictions and suggesting new avenues for research on the role of energy availability in mammalian hibernation...
  2. ncbi request reprint The role of energy availability in Mammalian hibernation: an experimental test in free-ranging eastern chipmunks
    Murray M Humphries
    Department of Biology, McGill University, 1205 Avenue Docteur Penfield, Montreal, Quebec H3A 1B1, Canada
    Physiol Biochem Zool 76:180-6. 2003
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint The functional response of a hoarding seed predator to mast seeding
    Quinn E Fletcher
    Department of Natural Resource Sciences, Macdonald Campus, McGill University, Ste Anne de Bellevue, Quebec H9X3V9, Canada
    Ecology 91:2673-83. 2010
    ..However, the highly variable seed escape in non-mast years may help to explain why all spruce cone production is not concentrated into fewer, larger, mast years...
  4. pmc Oxidative damage increases with reproductive energy expenditure and is reduced by food-supplementation
    Quinn E Fletcher
    Department of Natural Resource Sciences, Macdonald Campus, McGill University, Ste Anne de Bellevue, Quebec H9X 3V9, Canada
    Evolution 67:1527-36. 2013
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Within-season synchrony of a masting conifer enhances seed escape
    Devan W Archibald
    Department of Natural Resource Sciences, Macdonald Campus, McGill University, Ste Anne de Bellevue, Quebec H9X 3V9, Canada
    Am Nat 179:536-44. 2012
    ..Thus, this masting plant escapes seed predation in numbers through interannual synchrony in seed production and in time through intra-annual synchrony of seed availability...
  6. doi request reprint Heat for nothing or activity for free? Evidence and implications of activity-thermoregulatory heat substitution
    Murray M Humphries
    Department of Natural Resource Sciences, McGill University, Macdonald Campus, H9X3V9 QC, Canada
    Integr Comp Biol 51:419-31. 2011
    ....
  7. pmc Persistent maternal effects on juvenile survival in North American red squirrels
    Tricia D Kerr
    Department of Natural Resource Sciences, Macdonald Campus, McGill University, Ste Anne de Bellevue, Quebec H9X 3V9, Canada
    Biol Lett 3:289-91. 2007
    ..However, supplemented mothers did provide their juveniles an early start by breeding an average of 18 days earlier than control mothers, which may explain the persistent survival advantages their juveniles experienced...
  8. ncbi request reprint Climate-mediated energetic constraints on the distribution of hibernating mammals
    Murray M Humphries
    Department of Zoology, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen AB24 3TZ, UK
    Nature 418:313-6. 2002
    ..Bioenergetics can provide the simple link between climate and biogeography needed to predict the consequences of climate change...
  9. ncbi request reprint Anticipatory reproduction and population growth in seed predators
    Stan Boutin
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2E9, Canada
    Science 314:1928-30. 2006
    ....