Henry C Astley

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Affiliation: University of Cincinnati
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of perch diameter and incline on the kinematics, performance and modes of arboreal locomotion of corn snakes (Elaphe guttata)
    Henry C Astley
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45221 0006, USA
    J Exp Biol 210:3862-72. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Arboreal habitat structure affects the performance and modes of locomotion of corn snakes (Elaphe guttata)
    Henry C Astley
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    J Exp Zool A Ecol Genet Physiol 311:207-16. 2009

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  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of perch diameter and incline on the kinematics, performance and modes of arboreal locomotion of corn snakes (Elaphe guttata)
    Henry C Astley
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45221 0006, USA
    J Exp Biol 210:3862-72. 2007
    ..However, the slower speeds on horizontal perches compared to tunnels also suggest that balance and grip may further limit locomotor performance...
  2. doi request reprint Arboreal habitat structure affects the performance and modes of locomotion of corn snakes (Elaphe guttata)
    Henry C Astley
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    J Exp Zool A Ecol Genet Physiol 311:207-16. 2009
    ..3-3.1-fold increases in speed, respectively. Thus, pegs considerably enhanced the locomotor performance of snakes, although similar structures such as secondary branches seem likely to impede the locomotion of limbed arboreal animals...