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Title: Body mass dependence of the haemoglobin content to surface area ratio of avian erythrocytes

Creator:

Myrcha, Alina Maria (1939- ) ; Chołostiakow-Gromek, Joanna

Date issued/created:

2001

Resource Type:

Article

Subtitle:

Acta Ornithologica, vol. 36, no. 2 ; Stosunek ilości hemoglobiny do sumarycznej powierzchni erytrocytów u ptaków, w zależności od ich masy ciała ; Ratio of haemoglobin to surface of erythrocytes

Contributor:

Polska Akademia Nauk. Muzeum i Instytut Zoologii

Publisher:

Muzeum i Instytut Zoologii PAN

Place of publishing:

Warszawa

Description:

Bibliogr. p. 126 ; P. [123]-128 : ill. ; 27 cm ; Abstract in Polish. Taxa in Latin

Abstract:

Data from 75 bird species weighing between 6 g and > 16 kg confirmed a supposition that the amount of haemoglobin per unit surface area of erythrocyte is not dependent on body mass. It showed a constancy across the range reflecting adjustment of the total surface area of erythrocytes in relation to blood haemoglobin concentration. This conclusion is based on an inverse correlation between the numbers and sizes of red blood cells.

Relation:

Acta Ornithologica

Volume:

36

Issue:

2

Start page:

123

End page:

128

Format:

application/pdf

Resource Identifier:

oai:rcin.org.pl:45295

Source:

MiIZ PAN, call no. P.257, Vol. 36, No 2 ; MiIZ PAN, call no. P.4568, Vol. 36, No 2 ; click here to follow the link

Language:

eng ; pol

Rights:

Rights Reserved - Restricted Access

Terms of use:

Copyright-protected material. Access only on terminals at the Museum and Institute of Zoology of the Polish Academy of Sciences, may be used within the limits of statutory user freedoms.

Digitizing institution:

Museum and Institute of Zoology of the Polish Academy of Sciences

Original in:

Library of the Museum and Institute of Zoology of the Polish Academy of Sciences

Projects co-financed by:

Programme Innovative Economy, 2010-2014, Priority Axis 2. R&D infrastructure ; European Union. European Regional Development Fund

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