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 Dellow, D.W.; Harris, P.M.
Secondary Author Smith, A.P.; Hume, I.D.
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