Journal article

Temperature-induced colour change varies seasonally in bearded dragon lizards

Viviana Cadena, Katrina Rankin, Kathleen R Smith, John A Endler, Devi Stuart-Fox

Biological Journal of the Linnean Society | OXFORD UNIV PRESS | Published : 2018

University of Melbourne Researchers


Awarded by Australian Research Council

Funding Acknowledgements

We are grateful to Adam Elliott for his help with lizard collection, to Stefania Milano and Ashton Dickerson for their assistance with data acquisition and to Christopher Gatto, Jacob Gardiner, Vivian Truong, Georgia Goodchild, Anna Lewis, Silvia Swan and Jess Rowland for their help with photographic processing and animal care. We also extend our thanks to three anonymous reviewers for their insightful comments on a previous version of the manuscript. This study was supported by an Australian Research Council grant (DP120100105) to D.S.-F. and J.A.E. V.C., J.A.E. and D.S.-F. contributed to the research conception and design; V.C. and K.R.S. performed the experiments; J.A.E. provided photographic analysis methods and Matlab scripts; V.C. and K.R. processed raw data and conducted statistical analysis; V.C., K.R. and D.S.-F. wrote the manuscript; all authors revised and edited the manuscript. The authors declare no competing or financial interests.