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Calories/gm. in Species of Animals

Naturevolume 191page299 (1961) | Download Citation

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ANIMALS of seventeen species, representing six phyla, were burned in a miniature bomb calorimeter1. The data are presented as calories/ash-free gm. in Table 1 and as a histogram, Fig. 1.

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    McEwan, W. S., and Anderson, C. M., Rev. Sci. Instrum., 26, 280 (1955).

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    Hairston, N., Smith, F. E., and Slobodkin, L. B., Amer. Naturalist, 94, 421 (1960).

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  1. Department of Zoology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

    • L. B. SLOBODKIN
  2. Department of Biology, Lawrence College, Appleton, Wisconsin

    • S. RICHMAN

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