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51 Copyright © 1979 by Academic Press, Inc. All rights of reproduction in any form reserved. ISBN: 0-12-708750-8 52 X. J. Musacchia and D. R. Deavers AN ORIENTATION FOR LABORATORY AND FIELD RESEARCH IN HIBERNATION The title, "Mechanisms of Thermal Tolerance", auto matically evokes the idea of animal subjects undergoing exposure to environmental temperatures higher or lower than routinely experienced and/or animal subjects which routine ly exist at environmental temperatures tolerated by rela tively few species.
J. Musaochia D. R. Deavers Dalton Research Center and Department of Physiology University of Missouri Columbia, Missouri Department of Physiology and Biophysics University of Louisville Louisville, Kentucky Hibernation is a widely explored natural phenomenon involving responses to cold. Physiological investigations utilize field collected subjects, laboratory reared sub jects and animal models which utilize hypothermia. In our laboratory, water turnover in ground squirrels, (Spermophilus tridecemlineatus) showed that total water turnover (TWT) is about 14 ml/day and evaporative water loss (EWL) about one half TWT.
No sulfur concentrations are available for arctic plants. Thus, although the actual concentration of macro nutrients in the summer diet depends on dietary composi tion, provided live portions of vascular plants are eaten, the intake of nutrients must be reasonably high irrespec tive of the botanical composition of the ingesta. The nutrient content of the winter diet is subject to more 26 Robert G. White variation as less green leaf is available and, in the case of caribou and reindeer, is largely replaced by dead and leached material of low mineral content; or it is replaced by lichens.
Comparative Mechanisms of Cold Adaptation by Larry S. Underwood