ecological physiology

ecological physiology

[‚ē·kə¦läj·ə·kəl fiz·ē′äl·ə·jē]
(biology)
The science of the interrelationships between the physiology of organisms and their environment.
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The contributors come from the fields of comparative morphology, nutritional physiology, ecological physiology, and immunology and discuss such diverse topics as concepts of digestive efficiency, mass-balance models, and dietary fatty acids in fish.
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