Philip Withers

Professor, BSc Adel., PhD Calif.

  • The University of Western Australia (M092), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Crawley

    Australia

  • 2857 Citations
  • 26 h-Index
1992 …2018
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Keywords

  • Comparative physiology
  • Amphibians and reptiles
  • Metabolism
  • Thermoregulation
  • Water and solute balance
  • Phylogenetic methods
  • Biostatistics

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Projects 1996 2018

Research Output 1992 2018

Measuring metabolic rates of small terrestrial organisms by fluorescence-based closed-system respirometry

Tomlinson, S., Dalziell, E. L., Withers, P. C., Lewandrowski, W., Dixon, K. W. & Merritt, D. J. 1 Apr 2018 In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 221, 7, jeb172874

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

closed loop systems
Seeds
fluorescence
Fluorescence
Physiological Phenomena
1 Citations

Adsorption and movement of water by skin of the Australian thorny devil (Agamidae Moloch horridus)

Comanns, P., Esser, F. J., Kappel, P. H., Baumgartner, W., Shaw, J. & Withers, P. C. 13 Sep 2017 In : Royal Society Open Science. 4, 9, 170591

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Water Movements
Adsorption
Skin
Water
Lizards
1 Citations

Avian torpor or alternative thermoregulatory strategies for overwintering?

Douglas, T. K., Cooper, C. E. & Withers, P. C. 1 Apr 2017 In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 220, 7, p. 1341-1349 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Torpor
torpor
resting periods
body temperature
passerine
Mammals
Birds
mammal
mammals
Insensible Water Loss
Insensible Water Loss
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resting periods