Growth and maturation in Microtus montanus: effects of photoperiods before and after weaning.

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The response of a juvenile vole to a given photoperiod is dependent on the photoperiod present prior to weaning. Voles from a short preweaning photoperiod were larger and had heavier reproductive tracts in 8L:16D than did voles from a long preweaning photoperiod. -from Author

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1741-1746
Number of pages6
JournalCanadian Journal of Zoology
Issue number9
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 1984


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  • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
  • Animal Science and Zoology

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