Small vertebrates extend across a variety of clades and fill niches not available to a larger animal. What survival advantages or constraints are associated with small vertebrate body size? Energetic and behavioral assays on the whole organism provide key metrics such as O2 consumption, CO2 emission, water vapor flux, total activity as well as circadian observations to address the costs and benefits of body size.
- Precise acquisition of metabolic data
- Versatile setup for lab or field
- Rugged Designs for field use
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