Biotic Factors and Temperature Tolerances via Critical Thermal Methodology in Goldfish

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CTMinimum and CTMaximum were measured in 620 goldfish to determine if biotic factors, in particular starvation, condition factor and size, affect temperature tolerance. Twenty-eight days of starvation adversely affected both upper and lower temperature tolerance. Condition factor was related to upper but not lower temperature tolerance.

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Ford, Tiiu Kirsti, 1972- August 1999.

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CTMinimum and CTMaximum were measured in 620 goldfish to determine if biotic factors, in particular starvation, condition factor and size, affect temperature tolerance. Twenty-eight days of starvation adversely affected both upper and lower temperature tolerance. Condition factor was related to upper but not lower temperature tolerance.

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Ford, Tiiu Kirsti, 1972-. Biotic Factors and Temperature Tolerances via Critical Thermal Methodology in Goldfish, thesis, August 1999; Denton, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc279125/: accessed September 24, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .