Amy L Moran

Summary

Affiliation: Clemson University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Why might they be giants? Towards an understanding of polar gigantism
    Amy L Moran
    Department of Biological Sciences, Clemson University, Clemson, SC 29634, USA
    J Exp Biol 215:1995-2002. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Oxygen in egg masses: interactive effects of temperature, age, and egg-mass morphology on oxygen supply to embryos
    Amy L Moran
    Department of Biological Sciences, Clemson University, Clemson, SC 29634 USA
    J Exp Biol 210:722-31. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint How does metabolic rate scale with egg size? An experimental test with sea urchin embryos
    Amy L Moran
    Department of Biological Sciences, 132 Long Hall, Clemson University, Clemson, SC 29631, USA
    Biol Bull 212:143-50. 2007
  4. pmc Limits to diffusive O2 transport: flow, form, and function in nudibranch egg masses from temperate and polar regions
    Amy L Moran
    Department of Biological Sciences, Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e12113. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Egg size as a life history character of marine invertebrates: Is it all it's cracked up to be?
    Amy L Moran
    Department of Biological Sciences, 132 Long Hall, Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina 29634, USA
    Biol Bull 216:226-42. 2009
  6. pmc Relationships among egg size, composition, and energy: a comparative study of geminate sea urchins
    Justin S McAlister
    Department of Biological Sciences, Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e41599. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Temperature-oxygen interactions in Antarctic nudibranch egg masses
    H Arthur Woods
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Montana, Missoula, MT 59812, USA
    J Exp Biol 211:798-804. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Oxygen profiles in egg masses predicted from a diffusion-reaction model
    H Arthur Woods
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Montana, Missoula, MT 59812, USA
    J Exp Biol 211:790-7. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Energy metabolism during larval development of green and white abalone, Haliotis fulgens and H. sorenseni
    Amy L Moran
    Department of Biological Sciences and Wrigley Institute for Environmental Studies, University of Southern California, Los Angeles 90089 0371, USA
    Biol Bull 204:270-7. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Egg size evolution in tropical American arcid bivalves: the comparative method and the fossil record
    Amy L Moran
    Department of Marine Sciences, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 3300, USA
    Evolution 58:2718-33. 2004

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. doi request reprint Why might they be giants? Towards an understanding of polar gigantism
    Amy L Moran
    Department of Biological Sciences, Clemson University, Clemson, SC 29634, USA
    J Exp Biol 215:1995-2002. 2012
    ..Distinguishing among the contenders will require better sampling of taxa in both temperate and polar waters and sustained efforts by comparative physiologists and evolutionary ecologists in a strongly comparative framework...
  2. ncbi request reprint Oxygen in egg masses: interactive effects of temperature, age, and egg-mass morphology on oxygen supply to embryos
    Amy L Moran
    Department of Biological Sciences, Clemson University, Clemson, SC 29634 USA
    J Exp Biol 210:722-31. 2007
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  3. ncbi request reprint How does metabolic rate scale with egg size? An experimental test with sea urchin embryos
    Amy L Moran
    Department of Biological Sciences, 132 Long Hall, Clemson University, Clemson, SC 29631, USA
    Biol Bull 212:143-50. 2007
    ....
  4. pmc Limits to diffusive O2 transport: flow, form, and function in nudibranch egg masses from temperate and polar regions
    Amy L Moran
    Department of Biological Sciences, Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e12113. 2010
    ..Mass structure plays an important role in limiting or facilitating O2 supply, but external factors such as temperature and photosynthesis can play important roles as well. Other external factors are less well understood...
  5. ncbi request reprint Egg size as a life history character of marine invertebrates: Is it all it's cracked up to be?
    Amy L Moran
    Department of Biological Sciences, 132 Long Hall, Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina 29634, USA
    Biol Bull 216:226-42. 2009
    ..We also highlight the relative paucity of these data in the literature and provide some suggestions for future research directions...
  6. pmc Relationships among egg size, composition, and energy: a comparative study of geminate sea urchins
    Justin S McAlister
    Department of Biological Sciences, Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e41599. 2012
    ..Because egg composition and egg size do not necessarily evolve in lockstep, selective factors such as sperm limitation could act on egg volume without necessarily affecting maternal or larval energetics...
  7. doi request reprint Temperature-oxygen interactions in Antarctic nudibranch egg masses
    H Arthur Woods
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Montana, Missoula, MT 59812, USA
    J Exp Biol 211:798-804. 2008
    ..diomedea. Antarctic embryos also were contained singly in large egg capsules ( approximately 500 mum diameter). Consequently, Antarctic embryos occurred at much lower densities, with very low metabolic densities...
  8. doi request reprint Oxygen profiles in egg masses predicted from a diffusion-reaction model
    H Arthur Woods
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Montana, Missoula, MT 59812, USA
    J Exp Biol 211:790-7. 2008
    ..D for all three species was approximately 8 x 10(-6) cm(2) s(-1), and there was no detectable effect of temperature on estimated D. For the Antarctic species, D in egg masses was 70-90% of its value in seawater of similar temperature...
  9. ncbi request reprint Energy metabolism during larval development of green and white abalone, Haliotis fulgens and H. sorenseni
    Amy L Moran
    Department of Biological Sciences and Wrigley Institute for Environmental Studies, University of Southern California, Los Angeles 90089 0371, USA
    Biol Bull 204:270-7. 2003
    ..rufescens, suggesting that larval metabolism and energy utilization may be conserved among closely related species that also share similar developmental morphology and feeding modes...
  10. ncbi request reprint Egg size evolution in tropical American arcid bivalves: the comparative method and the fossil record
    Amy L Moran
    Department of Marine Sciences, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 3300, USA
    Evolution 58:2718-33. 2004
    ..These results agree with ancestral character state reconstruction using linear parsimony, but differ from squared-change parsimony reconstructions...