Journal article

Basal metabolic rates in mammals: allometry, phylogeny and ecology

MA Elgar, PH Harvey

Functional Ecology | WILEY-BLACKWELL | Published : 1987

University of Melbourne Researchers


Funding Acknowledgements

We are grateful to Alan Grafen, Mark Pagel, Brian McNab, Rudi Drent and Charles Godfray for their comments and discussion. Anne McLarnon and Bob Martin kindly provided some of the data sources, and Brian McNab advised us on the selection of data from the literature. MAE was supported by an SERC Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship.