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Bennett AF and Dawson WR (1972) Aerobic and anaerobic metabolism during activity in the lizard Dipsosaurus dorsalis. Journal of Comparative Physiology 81: 289-299.

Bennett AF and Ruben JA (1979) Endothermy and activity in vertebrates. Science 206: 649-654.

Block BA, Finnerty JR, Stewart AFR, and Kidd J (1993) Evolution of endothermy in fish: Mapping physiological traits on a molecular phylogeny. Science 260: 210-214.

Bonaccorso FJ, Arends A, Genoud M, Cantoni D, and Morton T (1992) Thermal ecology of moustached and ghost-faced bats (Mormoopidae) in Venezuela. Journal of Mammalogy 73: 365-378.

Chew RM, Lindberg RG, and Hayden P (1967) Temperature regulation in the little pocket mouse, Perognathus longimembris. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology 21: 487-505.

Christian KA, Webb JK, and Schultz TJ (2003) Energetics of bluetongue lizard (Tiligua scincoides) in a seasonal tropical environment. Oecologia 136: 515-523.

Dickson KA and Graham JB (2004) Evolution and consequences of endothermy in fishes. Physiological and Biochemical Zoology 77: 998-1018.

Downs CT and Perrin MR (1995) The thermal biology of three southern African elephant-shrews. Journal of Thermal Biology 20: 445-450.

Haim A (1984) Adaptive variations in heat production within gerbils (genus Gerbillus) from different habitats. Oecologia 61: 49-52.

Hayes JP (1989) Field and maximal metabolic rates of deer mice (Peromyscus maniculatus) at low and high altitudes. Physiological Zoology 62: 732-744.

Hayes JP and Garland T, Jr. (1995) The evolution of endothermy: Testing the aerobic capacity model. Evolution 49: 836-847.

Heinrih B (1993) The Hot-Blooded Insects: Strategies and Mechanisms of Thermoregulation. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.

Hinds DS and Rice-Warner CN (1992) Maximum metabolism and aerobic capacity in heteromyid and other rodents. Physiological Zoology 65: 188-214.

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