Further Reading

Dausmann KH, Glos J, Ganzhorn JU, and Heldmaier G (2005) Hibernation in the tropics: Lessons from a primate. Journal of Comparative Physiology B 175: 147-155.

Geiser F (1994) Hibernation and daily torpor in marsupials: A review. Australian Journal of Zoology 42: 1-16.

Geiser F (2004) Metabolic rate and body temperature reduction during hibernation and daily torpor. Annual Reviews of Physiology 66: 239-274.

Gwinner E (1986) Circannual Rhythms. Berlin: Springer.

Guppy MG and Withers PC (1999) Metabolic depression in animals: Physiological perspectives and biochemical generalizations. Biological Reviews 7: 1-40.

Hochachka PW and Guppy M (1987) Metabolic Arrest and the Control of Biological Time. Cambridge: Harvard University Press.

Keilin D (1959) The problem of anabiosis or latent life: History and current concept. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London 150: 149-191.

Storey KB (2001) Molecular Mechanisms of Metabolic Arrest. Life in Limbo. Oxford: Bios Scientific Publishers.

Tauber MJ, Tauber CA, and Masaki S (1986) Seasonal Adaptations of Insects. New York: Oxford University Press.

Wang LCH (1978) Energetic and field aspects of mammalian torpor: The Richardson's ground squirrel. In: Wang LCH and Hudson JW (eds.) Strategies in Cold. Natural Torpidity and Thermogenesis, pp. 109-145. New York: Academic Press.

Withers PC (1992) Comparative Animal Physiology. Philadelphia: Saunders College Publishing.

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