By Carlos Arturo Navas,José Eduardo Carvalho
Numerous animal species dwell in environments characterised by way of a seasonal aid within the availability of water, which frequently yet now not continually happens whilst temperatures are optimum. for lots of such animals, survival through the hardest season calls for spending lengthy sessions of time in a slightly inactive kingdom often called aestivation. yet aestivation is way greater than closing inactive. profitable aestivation calls for the choice of a formal microhabitat, variable levels of metabolic arrest and responsiveness to exterior stimuli, the power to feel the right kind time of 12 months for emergence, the upkeep of inactive tissue, and lots more and plenty extra. So, aestivation comprises a posh choice of behaviors, ecological institutions and physiological changes that modify throughout species of their variety, value and direction. This ebook seeks to discover the phenomenon of aestivation from various views and degrees of association, starting from microhabitat choice to genetic keep an eye on of physiological changes. It brings jointly authors from internationally engaged on varied systematic teams, ways, and questions, yet who're all finally operating to raised comprehend the advanced factor of aestivation.
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Aestivation: Molecular and Physiological Aspects: 49 (Progress in Molecular and Subcellular Biology) by Carlos Arturo Navas,José Eduardo Carvalho