Published Online: 15 APR 2002
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Bairlein, F. 2002. Migration: Energetics. eLS. .
- Published Online: 15 APR 2002
Energetic preparation for migration is the deposition of tissue to fuel locomotion. The prime fuel is fat, which can be accumulated in huge stores.
- fat deposition;
- fatty acids;
- protein use