R L Tracy

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Unappreciated tolerance to high ambient temperatures in a widely distributed desert rodent, Dipodomys merriami
    R L Tracy
    Arizona State University, Department of Biology, Tempe, AZ 85287 1501, USA
    Physiol Biochem Zool 73:809-18. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Developmental and acclimatory contributions to water loss in a desert rodent: investigating the time course of adaptive change
    R L Tracy
    Department of Biology, Arizona State University, Tempe 85287 1501, USA
    J Comp Physiol B 171:669-79. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of cutaneous evaporation in Merriam's kangaroo rat and its adaptive variation at the subspecific level
    R L Tracy
    Arizona State University, Department of Biology, LSC448, Tempe, AZ 85287 1501, USA
    J Exp Biol 203:773-81. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Do metabolic responses to solar radiation scale directly with intensity of irradiance?
    G E Walsberg
    Department of Biology, Arizona State University, Tempe 85287 1501, USA
    J Exp Biol 200:2115-21. 1997

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Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint Unappreciated tolerance to high ambient temperatures in a widely distributed desert rodent, Dipodomys merriami
    R L Tracy
    Arizona State University, Department of Biology, Tempe, AZ 85287 1501, USA
    Physiol Biochem Zool 73:809-18. 2000
    ..Benefits of nocturnality for this species may reside more in purposes of water conservation and avoidance of predation and less on the direct regulation of T(b), as T(b) is more labile than commonly thought...
  2. ncbi request reprint Developmental and acclimatory contributions to water loss in a desert rodent: investigating the time course of adaptive change
    R L Tracy
    Department of Biology, Arizona State University, Tempe 85287 1501, USA
    J Comp Physiol B 171:669-79. 2001
    ..Understanding the extent and nature of such flexibility is critical to our understanding intraspecific variability and the consequences of changing climate...
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of cutaneous evaporation in Merriam's kangaroo rat and its adaptive variation at the subspecific level
    R L Tracy
    Arizona State University, Department of Biology, LSC448, Tempe, AZ 85287 1501, USA
    J Exp Biol 203:773-81. 2000
    ..After acclimating under the same conditions, xeric-site animals still show a 33% lower rate of evaporative water loss than mesic-site animals...
  4. ncbi request reprint Do metabolic responses to solar radiation scale directly with intensity of irradiance?
    G E Walsberg
    Department of Biology, Arizona State University, Tempe 85287 1501, USA
    J Exp Biol 200:2115-21. 1997
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