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Estivation

Handbook of Physiology, Environmental Physiology

  1. Marvin L. Riedesel1,
  2. G. Edgar Folk Jr.2

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp040114

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Riedesel, M. L. and Folk, G. E. 2011. Estivation. Comprehensive Physiology. 279–283.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Biology, The University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico

  2. 2

    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Evolution of Estivation
  • 2
    Stimulus
  • 3
    Mechanism
  • 4
    Estivation and Hibernation Compared