Adrian C Gleiss

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Convergent evolution in locomotory patterns of flying and swimming animals
    Adrian C Gleiss
    Department of Biosciences, College of Science, Swansea University, Singleton Park Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
    Nat Commun 2:352. 2011
  2. pmc Does prey size matter? Novel observations of feeding in the leatherback turtle (Dermochelys coriacea) allow a test of predator-prey size relationships
    Sabrina Fossette
    Department of Biosciences, College of Science, Swansea University, Swansea, UK
    Biol Lett 8:351-4. 2012
  3. pmc High activity and Levy searches: jellyfish can search the water column like fish
    Graeme C Hays
    Department of Biosciences, Swansea University, Singleton Park, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 279:465-73. 2012
  4. pmc Tri-axial dynamic acceleration as a proxy for animal energy expenditure; should we be summing values or calculating the vector?
    Lama Qasem
    Biological Sciences, College of Science, Swansea University, Swansea, Wales, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e31187. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Behaviour and buoyancy regulation in the deepest-diving reptile: the leatherback turtle
    Sabrina Fossette
    Department of Pure and Applied Ecology, Institute of Environmental Sustainability, Swansea University, Singleton Park, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
    J Exp Biol 213:4074-83. 2010

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Publications5

  1. doi request reprint Convergent evolution in locomotory patterns of flying and swimming animals
    Adrian C Gleiss
    Department of Biosciences, College of Science, Swansea University, Singleton Park Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
    Nat Commun 2:352. 2011
    ..Energetically expensive large-scale migrations performed by many vertebrates provide common selection pressure for efficient locomotion, with potential for the convergence of locomotory strategies by a wide variety of species...
  2. pmc Does prey size matter? Novel observations of feeding in the leatherback turtle (Dermochelys coriacea) allow a test of predator-prey size relationships
    Sabrina Fossette
    Department of Biosciences, College of Science, Swansea University, Swansea, UK
    Biol Lett 8:351-4. 2012
    ..This study provides, to our knowledge, the first quantitative estimates of intake rate for this species...
  3. pmc High activity and Levy searches: jellyfish can search the water column like fish
    Graeme C Hays
    Department of Biosciences, Swansea University, Singleton Park, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 279:465-73. 2012
    ..0). Complex movements in these 'simple' animals may help jellyfish to compete effectively with fish for plankton prey, which may enhance their ability to increase in dominance in perturbed ocean systems...
  4. pmc Tri-axial dynamic acceleration as a proxy for animal energy expenditure; should we be summing values or calculating the vector?
    Lama Qasem
    Biological Sciences, College of Science, Swansea University, Swansea, Wales, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e31187. 2012
    ..In the unusual situation where researchers are unable to guarantee at least reasonably consistent device orientation, they should use VeDBA as a proxy for VO2...
  5. doi request reprint Behaviour and buoyancy regulation in the deepest-diving reptile: the leatherback turtle
    Sabrina Fossette
    Department of Pure and Applied Ecology, Institute of Environmental Sustainability, Swansea University, Singleton Park, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
    J Exp Biol 213:4074-83. 2010
    ..This physiological advantage, coupled with several behavioural and physical adaptations, might explain the particular ecological niche the leatherback turtle occupies among marine reptiles...