Journal article

Bergmann meets Scholander: geographical variation in body size and insulation in the koala is related to climate

Natalie J Briscoe, Andrew Krockenberger, Kathrine A Handasyde, Michael R Kearney

Journal of Biogeography | WILEY-BLACKWELL | Published : 2015


Awarded by ARC-linkage grant

Funding Acknowledgements

We thank Museum Victoria, Australian Museum and Queensland Museum for access to koala specimens, Johan Larson for help with fur conductivity measurements, and the Conservation Ecology Centre, Cape Otway and Magnetic Island National Parks staff for assistance collecting road kill specimens (Vic permit no. 10006471; Qld permit no. WITK05490308). This work was supported by a Holsworth Wildlife Research Endowment to N.J.B. and an ARC-linkage grant to M.R.K. (LP0989537).