Physiology and organismal performance of centrarchids

J. D. Kieffer, Steven J. Cooke

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationCentrarchid Fishes: Diversity, Biology and Conservation
EditorsSteven J. Cooke, David P. Philipp
Number of pages57
ISBN (Print)978-1-4051-3342-5
StatePublished - Dec 7 2009


  • INHS
  • Physiology of centrarchid fishes and how they cope with environmental challenges
  • Relationship between fish and their environment-physiological adaptations among animal kingdom
  • Biotic effects on swimming performance
  • Baseline physiological values for oxygen consumption and ventilation rates, blood variables
  • Thermoregulatory behavior, peripheral and central thermoreceptors in monitoring sensory input
  • Physical conditioning and impact on physiological processes
  • Physiology and organismal performance of centrarchids
  • Physiological response to stress in centrarchids
  • Effects of temperature on swimming performance in fish
  • Physiology, performance, and environmental tolerances of fishes-salmonid model, and rainbow trout

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Agricultural and Biological Sciences
  • General Engineering

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