Basal metabolic rates in mammals: allometry
, phylogeny and ecology.
pattern for each parameter was established by testing the slope (b) of the regression equations against isometry ([H.
and biomechanics: limb bones in adult ungulates.
Linear regressions of RWs against log10 centroid size indicate significant allometry
for all four axes (Fig.
Morphometrics and allometry
in the trophically polymorphic cichlid fish, Cichlasoma citrinellum: alternative adaptations and ontogenetic changes in shape.
and the size-number trade-off for lizards.
The other topics are symbiosis and parasitism in the Crustacea, relative growth and allometry
, and a history of crustacean classification.
of bone dimensions: a review of the theoretical models.
, morphology, and wear as evidence for diet in fossil primates.
The dimorphism column gives the difference between male allometry
and female allometry
The most stunning finding of paleoanthropology, however, has been this: in only 3 million years the hominin body size doubled and the brain tripled in volume to its present size, violating the usual "rules" of allometry
When the value of [beta] is less than 1, it indicates a negative allometry
, where the population grows at a slower rate than the volumes of the residential buildings.
Antonnelli: Non-Euclidean allometry
and the growth of forests and corals, in Mathematical Essays on Growth and the Emergence of Form (P.
This would be expected from allometry
, and the positive effect of DBH on branch diameter has been found by others (Maguire et al.
Distortion coordinates (Cartesian Transformations) are used to compare the ontogenetic allometry
in cranial morphology of first, second, and third instars of Hydaticus bimarginatus (Say).