Is Parental Care the Key to Understanding Endothermy in Birds and Mammals?

Michael J. Angilletta, Michael W. Sears

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30 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)821-825
Number of pages5
JournalAmerican Naturalist
Issue number6
StatePublished - Dec 2003
Externally publishedYes


  • Embryos
  • Endothermy
  • Parental care
  • Standard metabolic rate
  • Thermogenesis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics

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