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Oecologia, ISSN 0029-8549, 9/2019, Volume 191, Issue 1, pp. 11 - 23
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Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, ISSN 0962-8452, 06/2018, Volume 285, Issue 1880, pp. 20180229 - 20180229
Journal Article
Functional Ecology, ISSN 0269-8463, 08/2016, Volume 30, Issue 8, pp. 1418 - 1429
As animals move through their environments, they encounter a variety of substrates, which have important effects on their locomotor performance. Habitat... 
habitat use | urban environments | habitat constraint hypothesis | surface roughness | locomotion | HINDLIMB KINEMATICS | SPRINT PERFORMANCE | LACERTID LIZARDS | SPEED | ADAPTIVE DIFFERENTIATION | EVOLUTION | ECOLOGY | URBAN ECOLOGY | PERCH DIAMETER | CLINGING PERFORMANCE | Lizards
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Journal of Experimental Biology, ISSN 0022-0949, 06/2016, Volume 219, Issue 11, pp. 1603 - 1607
To understand how organisms adapt, researchers must link performance and microhabitat. However, measuring performance, especially maximum performance, can... 
Bite force | Maximum performance | Adhesion | Lizard | Gecko | ESCAPE BEHAVIOR | FORCE | HABITAT USE | BIOLOGY | SELECTION | LIKELIHOOD RATIO | MORPHOLOGY | CLINGING PERFORMANCE | Lizards - physiology | Biomechanical Phenomena | Animals | Bite Force | Models, Statistical | Models, Biological | Usage | Research | Adaptation (Biology) | Niche (Ecology) | Weibull distribution
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Journal of Experimental Biology, ISSN 0022-0949, 08/2015, Volume 218, Issue 15, pp. 2435 - 2441
Journal Article
Journal of Evolutionary Biology, ISSN 1010-061X, 04/2011, Volume 24, Issue 4, pp. 843 - 855
Journal Article
Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, ISSN 0024-4066, 05/2007, Volume 91, Issue 1, pp. 85 - 98
The present study quantified microhabitat use, morphology, performance (sprinting, climbing, clinging, and jumping), and escape behaviour of two closely... 
Carlia | saxicolous | habitat specificity | body flattening | locomotion | Habitat specificity | Locomotion | Saxicolous | Body flattening | SPRINT PERFORMANCE | LACERTID LIZARDS | CLINGING ABILITY | ECOMORPHOLOGY | PSAMMODROMUS-ALGIRUS | CARIBBEAN ANOLIS LIZARDS | EVOLUTIONARY BIOLOGY | LOCOMOTOR PERFORMANCE | EVOLUTION | TRADE-OFFS | PERCH DIAMETER | Lizards
Journal Article
Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, ISSN 0024-4066, 03/2008, Volume 93, Issue 3, pp. 445 - 456
Most ecomorphological studies use a comparative approach to examine adaptation by studying variation among species. A question of considerable interest is... 
adaptation | predation | ecomorphology | locomotion | Ecomorphology | Locomotion | Predation | Adaptation | LACERTID LIZARDS | ESCAPE BEHAVIOR | DESERT LIZARDS | ANOLIS LIZARDS | EVOLUTIONARY BIOLOGY | GAIT CHARACTERISTICS | MICROHABITAT USE | HABITAT USE | GALAPAGOS LAVA LIZARDS | INTRAPOPULATION VARIATION | CLINGING PERFORMANCE | Genetic research | Analysis | Lizards
Journal Article
Acta Oecologica, ISSN 1146-609X, 01/2016, Volume 70, pp. 87 - 95
Understanding if morphological differences between organisms that occupy different environments are associated to differences in functional performance can... 
Habitat | Performance | Morphology | Lizards | SPRINT PERFORMANCE | EVOLUTIONARY RELATIONSHIPS | ESCAPE BEHAVIOR | GEOMETRIC MORPHOMETRICS | BODY SHAPE | SCELOPORUS-OCCIDENTALIS | ECOMORPHOLOGICAL VARIATION | ECOLOGY | CAUTIONARY TALE | SEXUAL-DIMORPHISM | CLINGING PERFORMANCE | Case studies
Journal Article
Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, ISSN 0024-4066, 11/2011, Volume 104, Issue 3, pp. 692 - 700
Variation in phenotype between species or populations of the same species living in different habitats is often explained in an adaptive context with local... 
limbs | habitat | performance | tail | Limbs | Habitat | Performance | Tail | SPRINT PERFORMANCE | ADAPTIVE RADIATION | LACERTID LIZARDS | ESCAPE BEHAVIOR | PATTERNS | SPEED | CARIBBEAN ANOLIS LIZARDS | EVOLUTIONARY BIOLOGY | HABITAT USE | PERCH DIAMETER | CLINGING PERFORMANCE | Biological diversity conservation | Biological diversity
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PLOS ONE, ISSN 1932-6203, 09/2017, Volume 12, Issue 9, p. e0184641
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INTEGRATIVE AND COMPARATIVE BIOLOGY, ISSN 1540-7063, 07/2019, Volume 59, Issue 1, pp. 61 - 69
The remarkable ability of geckos to adhere to a wide-variety of surfaces has served as an inspiration for hundreds of studies spanning the disciplines of... 
GECKO ADHESION | EVOLUTIONARY | PAD | MECHANICS | SETAL FIELDS | ZOOLOGY | ADAPTIVE RADIATION | HABITAT USE | REPTILIA | MORPHOLOGICAL DIVERSIFICATION | CLINGING PERFORMANCE
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Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, ISSN 0024-4066, 07/2005, Volume 85, Issue 3, pp. 385 - 393
We studied the effects of substrate structure on locomotor performance in a climbing gecko, Hemidactylus garnoti. We quantified three performance traits... 
habitat use | clinging surfaces | toepads | performance | Hemidactylus | locomotion | Habitat use | Locomotion | Toepads | Clinging surfaces | Performance | HINDLIMB KINEMATICS | SPRINT PERFORMANCE | REPTILIA | ANOLIS LIZARDS | EVOLUTIONARY BIOLOGY | GAIT CHARACTERISTICS | performance toepads | TRADE-OFFS | PERCH DIAMETER | COLEOPTERA | MORPHOLOGY
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Clinical Cancer Research, ISSN 1078-0432, 01/2014, Volume 217, Issue 2, pp. 283 - 289
The role in adhesion of the toes and lamellae - intermediate-sized structures - found on the gecko foot remains unclear. Insight into the function of these... 
Friction | Adhesion | Gecko | Contact mechanics | Synthetic gecko adhesive | Tribology | SYSTEM | ATTACHMENT | REPTILIA | DETACHMENT | ANGLE | TOKAY | GEKKO-GECKO | SETAE | BIOLOGY | FRICTIONAL ADHESION | CLINGING PERFORMANCE | Extremities - anatomy & histology | Biomechanical Phenomena | Animals | Lizards - anatomy & histology | Adhesiveness | Analysis | Morphology | Genetic aspects | Surface roughness | Research | Topology | Algebraic topology | Geckos
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Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, ISSN 0024-4066, 03/2010, Volume 99, Issue 3, pp. 530 - 543
Sexual dimorphism in body size and shape in animals is normally linked to sexual selection mechanisms that modify the morphological properties of each sex.... 
integration | Iberian Peninsula | Lacertidae | ecological dimorphism | Integration | Iberian peninsula | Ecological dimorphism | LACERTID LIZARDS | BODY-SIZE | ESCAPE BEHAVIOR | BITE PERFORMANCE | ECOLOGICAL CAUSES | COMPARATIVE MORPHOLOGY | CARIBBEAN ANOLIS LIZARDS | EVOLUTIONARY BIOLOGY | SIZE DIMORPHISM | GEOMETRIC MORPHOMETRICS | CLINGING PERFORMANCE | Oases | Lizards | Natural selection
Journal Article
Journal of Zoology, ISSN 0952-8369, 10/2019, Volume 309, Issue 2, pp. 77 - 83
A recent study showed that hurricanes can act as selective agents affecting the phenotype of anole populations subjected to these extreme climatic events.... 
extreme weather events | hurricane effect | Anolis cristatellus | Anolis oculatus | toepad morphology | grip strength | clinging performance | Dominica | Extreme weather | Analysis | Hurricanes | Phenotypes | Populations | Data collections | Lizards | Setae | Grip strength | Lamella | Microstructure | Species | Survival | Life Sciences | Animal biology
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