8. Interdependence of energy and protein metabolism – a comparative marsupial/eutherian approach

The low maintenance energy requirements of the Bushtail Possum (Trichosurus vulpecula) compared with the Rex Rabbit (Oryctolagus cuniculus) has been associated with a lower body temperature. The present work shows temperature differences alone do not acco

Author D. W. Dellow and P. M. Harris
Secondary Author A. P. Smith and I. D. Hume
Year 1984
Secondary title Possums and Gliders
Place published Chipping Norton, N.S.W.
Publisher Surrey Beatty and Sons, in association with the Au
Pages 107-113