J S Turner

Summary

Affiliation: Syracuse University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint On the thermal capacity of a bird's egg warmed by a brood patch
    J S Turner
    Department of Environmental and Forest Biology, State University of New York, College of Environmental Science and Forestry, Syracuse 13210, USA
    Physiol Zool 70:470-80. 1997
  2. ncbi request reprint On the mound of Macrotermes michaelseni as an organ of respiratory gas exchange
    J S Turner
    Department of Environmental and Forest Biology, College of Environmental Science and Forestry, State University of New York, Syracuse, NY, 13210, USA
    Physiol Biochem Zool 74:798-822. 2001

Detail Information

Publications2

  1. ncbi request reprint On the thermal capacity of a bird's egg warmed by a brood patch
    J S Turner
    Department of Environmental and Forest Biology, State University of New York, College of Environmental Science and Forestry, Syracuse 13210, USA
    Physiol Zool 70:470-80. 1997
    ..If these conditions in any way characterize the rewarming of eggs by intermittently incubating birds in nature, intermittent incubation may be considerably less costly in time and energy than has heretofore been assumed...
  2. ncbi request reprint On the mound of Macrotermes michaelseni as an organ of respiratory gas exchange
    J S Turner
    Department of Environmental and Forest Biology, College of Environmental Science and Forestry, State University of New York, Syracuse, NY, 13210, USA
    Physiol Biochem Zool 74:798-822. 2001
    ..Density gradients sufficiently steep to drive bulk flow by natural convection will be rare. However, metabolism-induced buoyant forces may interact with wind energy in a way that promotes homeostasis of the mound atmosphere...